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Common name

English: Surinam Cherry

German: Surinam Kirsche

Mandarin: 红果仔 (hong guo zi)

Portuguese: Pitanga

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2509)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2408)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2040)

      Order: Myrtales (73)

        Family: Myrtaceae (17) (family description)

          Genus: Eugenia (2)

           Epithet: uniflora L. (2)

Synonym: Eugenia arechavaletae Herter

uniflora => one-flowered

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Eugenia uniflora at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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