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Species Name:    Psychotria nervosa
Common Name:     

        (Wild Coffee)

 


I. TAXONOMY

Kingdom Phylum/Division: Class: Order: Family: Genus:
Plantae Magnoliophyta Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae Psychotria



Growth habit of wild coffee, Psychotria nervosa in scrub habitat. Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.  


Fruit detail of Psychotria nervosa.  Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.  

Species Name:
Psychotria nervosa Sw.

Common Name:
Wild coffee, Seminole balsamo

Other Taxonomic Groupings:
Subkingdom : Tracheobionta
Subclass : Asteridae

Synonymy:
Psychotria lanceolata, Psychotria nervosa var. lanceolata, Psychotria portoricensis, Psychotria undata

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Report by: K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station
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