Psychotria calocarpa Kurz

Common name

Mandarin: 美果九节 (mei guo jiu jie)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2273)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2178)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1839)

      Order: Rubiales (55)

        Family: Rubiaceae (55) (family description)

          Genus: Psychotria (3)

           Epithet: calocarpa Kurz (1)

Synonym: Uragoga picta Kuntze

calocarpa => greek for beautiful fruit

picta => painted or embroidered

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: red, orange

External links

Check for Psychotria calocarpa at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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