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Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Malpighiales (100)

        Family: Euphorbiaceae (79)(family description)

          Genus: Bridelia (2)

            Epithet: ferruginea Benth. (4)

Synonym: Gentilia chevalieri Beille

chevalieri => in honor of Auguste Jean Baptiste Chevalier (1873-1956), French botanist, taxonomist and explorer

ferruginea => rust-coloured


Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

Check for Bridelia ferruginea at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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