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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Genipa americana L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 931 (1759).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: S. Mexico to Trop. America
79 MXG MXS MXT 80 BLZ COS ELS GUA HON NIC PAN 81 CUB DOM HAI LEE PUE TRT WIN 82 FRG GUY SUR VEN 83 BOL CLM ECU PER 84 BZC BZE BZL BZN BZS 85 AGE PAR
Lifeform: Phan.
Remarks: Cultivated for its edible fruit (Genipapo).
Family: Rubiaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts