Maesobotrya barteri var. sparsiflora

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Maesobotrya barteri var. sparsiflora
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Phyllanthaceae
Tribe: Antidesmeae
Genus: Maesobotrya
Species: Maesobotrya barteri
Trinomial name
Maesobotrya barteri var. sparsiflora
(Scott-Elliot) Keay
Synonyms

Maesobotrya barteri var. sparsiflora is a variety of flowering plant belonging to the family Phyllanthaceae, or by some authors classified in Euphorbiaceae sensu lato, native to Côte d'Ivoire. Its fruits are edible and known as "apotrewa".[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pax, F. & K. Hoffmann 1931. In Engler, A. & K.Prantl (eds.): Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien 2nd Edition Vol. 19 c, p. 46
  2. ^ Food Plants International