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Common name

English: Parquet burr


Kingdom: Plantae (2654)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2567)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2163)

      Order: Malvales (80)

        Family: Malvaceae (60)(family description)

          Genus: Triumfetta (3)

            Epithet: bogotensis DC. (1)

Synonyms: Triumfetta hispida A.Rich., Triumfetta pilosa Roth, Triumfetta vincentina Urb.

bogotensis => from Bogotá, Colombia

hispida => with stiff hairs or bristles

pilosa => covered thinly with long soft hairs

vincentina => from San Vicente, El Salvador


Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Triumfetta bogotensis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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