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Cassipourea elliptica(Sw.) Poir.
Common Name: Huesito, limoncillo, ajo

PhylumClassOrderFamilyGenusSpecies
MagnoliophytaMagnoliopsidaRhizophoralesRhizophoraceaeCassipoureaelliptica
Habitat
Grows together with
Natural History Notes
Wood is used in the construction of bridges, industrial floors and railroads. Tannins are extracted from the bark and leaves.

Elevation
below 1000 m debajo de 1000 m
Characteristics
Tree that reaches from 10 to 25 m in height. Leaves are simple and opposite, edged borders and submarginal nerves. Flowers are white in color. Fruits turn yellow or orange when ripe.

In Bocas Del Toro
Reported ByRolando Peréz and Richard Condit
LocalityBocas del Toro, Changuinola. Humedal San San Pond Sak, Donato River, área de manglares en tierra firme
Bocas del Toro, Changuinola. San San Pond Sak Wetlands, Donato River, mangrove area on land
Isla Popa, Isla Bastimentos
Compiled by
Rebecca Rissanen; Miryam Venegas
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Reference
Rolando Pérez & Richard Condit
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