Picrasma excelsa

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Picrasma excelsa
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Family: Simaroubaceae
Genus: Picrasma
Species: P. excelsa
Binomial name
Picrasma excelsa
(Sw.) Planch.
Synonyms[2]

Aeschrion antillana (Eggers) Small
Aeschrion excelsa (Sw.) Kuntze
Aeschrion excelsa var. microcarpa Krug & Urb.
Muenteria excelsa (Sw.) Walp.
Picraena excelsa (Sw.) Lindl.
Picrasma antillana (Eggers) Urb.
Quassia excelsa Sw.
Quassia pentandra Stokes
Quassia polygama Linds.
Rhus antillana Eggers
Simarouba excelsa (Sw.) DC.

Picrasma excelsa is a species of Picrasma in the family Simaroubaceae. It is found in Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and Venezuela. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]

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