Bourreria baccata

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Bourreria baccata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Boraginales
Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Bourreria
Species: B. baccata
Binomial name
Bourreria baccata
  • Bourreria beureria Huth
  • Bourreria clariuscula Miers
  • Bourreria pauciflora O.E.Schulz
  • Bourreria recurva Miers
  • Bourreria rigida Miers
  • Bourreria succulenta Jacq.
  • Collococcus glaber (L.) Friesen
  • Cordia beurreria Willd. nom. inval.
  • Cordia bourreria L.
  • Cordia glabra L.
  • Crematomia attenuata Miers
  • Ehretia beurreria Chapm.
  • Ehretia bourreria Desf. nom. illeg.
  • Ehretia bourreria L.
  • Ehretia rupestris Salisb.

Bourreria baccata is a species of plant in the Boraginaceae family. It is native to Caribbean islands including Jamaica, and also to parts of north and South America.[3] Common names include cherry, currant tree, poisonberry, chink, and bodywood.[3]


  1. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Bourreria baccata. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 20 August 2007.
  2. ^ "The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species". Retrieved 27 December 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Bourreria succulenta". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Retrieved 27 December 2014.