Allantoma lineata

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Allantoma lineata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
Order: Ericales
Family: Lecythidaceae
Genus: Allantoma
Species: A. ineata
Binomial name
Allantoma lineata

Allantoma lineata (Portuguese common name: Seru) is a timber tree, typical of Amazon Rainforest vegetation. It is native to Amazonas State in Venezuela, and also to Amazonas and Pará States in Brazil.[1][2][3][4]

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  1. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Prance, G. T. & S.A. Mori. 1979. Lecythidaceae–Part I. The actinomorphic–flowered New World Lecythidaceae (Asteranthos, Gustavia, Grias, Allantoma, & Cariniana). Flora Neotropica, Monograph 21: 1–270.
  3. ^ Tropicos, specimen list, Allantoma lineata (Mart. & O. Berg) Miers
  4. ^ Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

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