Malpighia crassifolia L.


Family: Malpighiaceae

Genus: Malpighia

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl. 1: 426 in 1753.

Basionym of Brysonima crassifolia (L.) Kunth

Also published in Bot. Repos. 1: 49 in 1799: It is a native of Jamaica, and most of the adjacent islands, and was introduced by Messrs. Lee and Kennedy about the year 1793.


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