Mallotus philippensis (Lam.) Müll.Arg.

Common name

English: Kamala tree

Mandarin: 粗糠柴 (cu kang chai)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Malpighiales (93)

        Family: Euphorbiaceae (76) (family description)

          Genus: Mallotus (3)

           Epithet: philippensis (Lam.) Müll.Arg. (1)

Synonym: Aconceveibum trinerve Miq.

philippensis => from the Philippines

trinerve => three-nerved

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

Flower colour: yellow, beige, white

External links

Check for Mallotus philippensis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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