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Hevea

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Euphorbiaceae
Tribe  Micrandreae
Scientific name  Hevea
Rank  Genus
Order  Malpighiales
Subfamily  Crotonoideae
Subtribe  Heveinae
Higher classification  Micrandreae
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Similar  Pará rubber tree, Euphorbiaceae, Parthenium argentatum, Theobroma, Microcyclus ulei

Hevea brasiliensis natural rubber rubber trees seeds pods rubber trees fruit like pods


Hevea is a genus of flowering plants in the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae. It is also one of many names used commercially for the wood of the most economically important rubber tree, H. brasiliensis.

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Hevea was first described as a genus in 1775. It is native to tropical South America but widely cultivated in other tropical countries and naturalized in several of them.

Species
  1. Hevea benthamiana Müll.Arg. - Venezuela, SE Colombia, N Brazil
  2. Hevea brasiliensis (Willd. ex A.Juss.) Müll.Arg. – Pará Rubber Tree - Brazil, French Guiana, Venezuela, Colombia, Peru, Bolivia; naturalized in parts of Asia and Africa and on some tropical islands
  3. Hevea camporum Ducke - Amazonas State in Brazil
  4. Hevea guianensis Aubl. - Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Colombia, N Brazil
  5. Hevea microphylla Ule - Venezuela, Colombia, N Brazil
  6. Hevea nitida Mart. ex Müll.Arg. - Colombia, Amazonas State in Brazil
  7. Hevea pauciflora (Spruce ex Benth.) Müll.Arg. - Venezuela, Peru, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Colombia, N Brazil
  8. Hevea rigidifolia (Spruce ex Benth.) Müll.Arg. - Vaupés region of Colombia, Amazonas State in Brazil
  9. Hevea spruceana (Benth.) Müll.Arg. - Guyana, Amazonas State in Brazil

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References

Hevea Wikipedia


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