Sloanea berteroana

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Sloanea berteroana
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Oxalidales
Family: Elaeocarpaceae
Genus: Sloanea
S. berteroana
Binomial name
Sloanea berteroana
Choisy ex DC.

Sloanea berteroana is a tree of the Caribbean region. The name is often misspelled as Sloanea berteriana.[note 1] Its vernacular names include montillo and bullwood.[1] It is native to Puerto Rico.[2] This tree is common in the Toro Negro State Forest.[3]



  1. ^ ECOLOGICAL UNITS OF THE EASTERN UNITED STATES: FIRST APPROXIMATION. James E. Keys, Jr.; Constance A. Carpenter; Susan L. Hooks; Frank G. Koenig; W. Henry McNab; Walter E. Russell; Marie-Louis Smith. USDA Forest Service. Southern Region; Eastern Region. Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry. Northeastern and North Central Forest Experiment Stations. Southern Research Station. Washington Office. 1995. (Keys, Jr.,J.; Carpenter, C.; Hooks, S.; Koenig, F.; McNab, W.H.; Russell, W.; Smith, M.L. 1995. Ecological units of the eastern United States - first approximation (cd-rom), Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. GIS coverage in ARCINFO format, selected imagery, and map unit tables.) Retrieved 10 August 2013.
  2. ^ Sloanea berteriana (sic) Choisy ex DC. bullwood. USDA. Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). Plants Database. 2013. Retrieved 8 August 2013.
  3. ^ Puerto Rico Statewide Assessment and Strategies for Forest Resources. Archived 2013-03-10 at the Wayback Machine. Government of Puerto Rico. Department of Natural and Environmental Resources. (n.d.; ca., 2011) Page 88. Retrieved 3 August 2013.