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Hippomane

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Euphorbiaceae
Tribe  Hippomaneae
Scientific name  Hippomane
Rank  Genus
Order  Malpighiales
Subfamily  Euphorbioideae
Subtribe  Hippomaninae
Higher classification  Hippomaninae
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Similar  Manchineel, Euphorbiaceae, Gymnanthes, Alchorneopsis, Cleidion

Hippomane is a genus of plants in the Euphorbiaceae described by Linnaeus in 1753. It is native to the West Indies, Central America, Mexico, Florida, Venezuela, Colombia, and Galápagos.

Species
  1. Hippomane horrida Urb. & Ekman. - Barahona in Dominican Rep
  2. Hippomane mancinella L. - West Indies, Mexico, Central America, Florida Keys, Venezuela, Colombia, Galápagos
  3. Hippomane spinosa L. - Hispaniola
formerly included

moved to other genera: Sapium

References

Hippomane Wikipedia


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