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Muntingia Linnaeus

  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


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

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