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Common name

English: Red-flowered silk cotton tree

German: Roter Kapokbaum

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2615)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2518)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2127)

      Order: Malvales (79)

        Family: Malvaceae (60)(family description)

          Genus: Bombax (1)

            Epithet: costatum Pellegr. & Vuillet (1)

costatum => elevated, ribbed

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

Flower colour: red

External links

Check for Bombax costatum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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