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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2509)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2408)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2040)

      Order: Urticales (41)

        Family: Moraceae (26) (family description)

          Genus: Ficus (19)

           Epithet: squamosa Roxb. (2)

Synonym: Ficus laminosa Hardw. ex Roxb.

laminosa => laminous, laminate, layered, composed of overlapping layers

squamosa => beset with scales, or scale like

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

External links

Check for Ficus squamosa at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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