Inga laurina

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Inga laurina
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Clade: Mimosoid clade
Genus: Inga
I. laurina
Binomial name
Inga laurina

Inga laurina is a species of plant in the family Fabaceæ. It is found from Mexico south to Argentina.[1] The species is present throughout most of Brazil, where it is called ingá-mirim (small ice-cream-bean) due to the relatively small pods.[2]


  1. ^ "Inga laurina in Tropicos".
  2. ^ Garcia, F.C.P.; Bonadeu, F. "Inga in Flora do Brasil 2020". Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro. Retrieved 25 August 2021.

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