Caryocar brasiliense Cambess.

Common name

English: Pequi

Portuguese: Pequi

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Theales (14)

        Family: Caryocaraceae (1) (family description)

          Genus: Caryocar (1)

           Epithet: brasiliense Cambess. (1)

brasiliense => of Brazilian origin

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: yellow, beige

External links

Check for Caryocar brasiliense at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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