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Lithraea caustica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Anacardioideae
Genus: Lithraea
Miers ex Hook. & Arn.

Lithrea caustica
Lithraea brasiliensis
Lithraea molleoides


Lithrea Miers ex Hook. & Arn.[1]

Lithraea is a genus of three species of flowering plants in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. It is native to Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay.


  1. ^ "Lithraea Miers ex Hook. & Arn.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2009-11-23. Retrieved 2010-02-12. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Lithraea at Wikimedia Commons Data related to Lithraea at Wikispecies

Anacardiaceae website genus page for Lithrea