Ploiarium alternifolium (Vahl) Melchior

Common name

English: Cicada Tree

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Ericales (34)

        Family: Bonnetiaceae (1) (family description)

          Genus: Ploiarium (1)

           Epithet: alternifolium (Vahl) Melchior (1)

alternifolium => with alternating leaves

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: pink, white

External links

Check for Ploiarium alternifolium at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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