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Kingdom  Plantae
Subfamily  Anacardioideae
Higher classification  Anacardioideae
Order  Sapindales
Family  Anacardiaceae
Scientific name  Anacardium
Rank  Genus

Lower classifications  Cashew, Wild Cashew

Detoxification of semecarpus anacardium l medicinal plant by paras jain and singh pallavi

Anacardium is a genus of flowering plants in the family Anacardiaceae, native to tropical regions of the Americas.


New technique of planting seeds of cashew anacardium occidentalel in plastic tray


Anacardium Anacardium occidentale Cashew Nut Cashew Apple Caju

The name Anacardium, originally from the Greek, actually refers to the nut, core or heart of the fruit, which is outwardly located (ana means "upwards" and -cardium means "heart").

Selected species

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  • Anacardium corymbosum Barb.Rodr.
  • Anacardium excelsum L. - Wild Cashew
  • Anacardium giganteum (Bertero & Balb. ex Kunth) Skeels - Caja Acu, also known as Wild Cashew, used medicinally
  • Anacardium humile Hance ex Engl.
  • Anacardium microcarpum A.St.-Hil.
  • Anacardium nanum A.St.-Hil.
  • Anacardium negrense Pires & Froes
  • Anacardium occidentale L. - Cashew
  • Anacardium othonianum
  • Anacardium spruceanum Benth. ex Engl.

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