Taxon profile


Crescentia L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Lamiales »  family Bignoniaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Crescentia alata Kunth - Morrito
species Crescentia cujete L. - Calabash Tree

Crescentia cujete

species Crescentia linearifolia Miers - Higuerito
species Crescentia mirabilis Ekman ex Urb.

Crescentia mirabilis

species Crescentia portoricensis Britton - Higuero De Sierra

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1010360]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Crescentia Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Crescentia L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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