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Muntingiaceae

Muntingia L. [Not native]

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  1. Muntingia calabura L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 509; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 313; EPFP 3 (1923) 32. Introduced from tropical America. Widely distributed in the Philippines in and about towns, and often thoroughly naturalized. Photos

Literature

Bayer C, Chase MW and Fay MF. 1998. Muntingiaceae, a new family of dicotyledons with malvalean affinities. Taxon 47: 37-42.

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

Copyright 2011, Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines

Last updated 11 November 2017