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Group: Dicot Rank: species Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 2nd, A, 194

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 1: 512. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Annotation: as "Orellana"
Type-Protologue
Locality: Habitat in America calidiore
Distribution: tropical America
Type Specimens
  • LT: Herb. Clifford: 211, Bixa No. 1; ; (BM-000628766) LT designated by Wijnands, Bot. Commelins 51 (1983)
New Name:
Orellana americana Kuntze 
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Combinations for this basionym:
Orellana orellana (L.) Kuntze
Projects: Antioquia , Bolivia , China , Ecuador , Flora of Panama , IPCN , Madagascar , Madidi Checklist , Mesoamericana , Nicaragua , Panama , Paraguay , Peru

Common Names:
  • "Achiote" (Peru)
    • No References available
  • Achiote
    • No References available
  • achiote (English, United States)
  • annatto (English, United States)
  • hong mu
    • No References available
  • lipstick-tree (English, United States)
  • urucú (spanish, Bolivia, Santa Cruz)
    • Reference article Mostacedo C., B. & Y. Uslar. 1999. Plantas silvestres con frutos y semillas comestibles del departamento de Santa Cruz, Bolivia: un inventario preliminar. Revista Soc. Boliv. Bot. 2(2): 203–226.
  • Vahinamalona (Malgache, Madagascar)
    • No References available
Keywords: AFRICA, BOL, CEC, FCC, FNA, FVG, FWT, MAD, MCH, PY, BCA
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