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Ayenia insulicola  Cristobal  

Family: Malvaceae

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PHYSICAL ATTRIBUTES

Growth Habit(s): herb

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf Type: Simple

Flower Colours:


DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION

General Distribution: Tropical America

Found in the Lesser Antilles in Antigua, Guadeloupe, Montserrat, St. Barthelemy, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts, St. Martin

Status: Native

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Formerly in the family Sterculiaceae, now considered in the subfamily Byttnerioideaeae within the Malvaceae.

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