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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Psidium guajava L., Sp. Pl.: 470 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. & Subtrop. America
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Lifeform: Phan.
Remarks: Widely cultivated for its edible fruits (common guava).
Family: Myrtaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts