Taxon profile


Kapok Tree
Bombax ceiba L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malvales »  family Malvaceae »  genus Bombax - cottontree

Scientific synonyms

Bombax malabaricum DC.
Salmalia malabarica (DC.) Schott & Endl.

Other names

= Bombax
= Red Silk Cotton Tree
= Red Silk Cottontree


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Xystrocera globosa (Olivier, 1795) - Two-lined Albizia Longhorn, Glenea spilota Thomson, 1860, Glenea homospila Thomson, 1865, Neoplocaederus ferrugineus (Linnaeus, 1792), Xylotrechus smei (Laporte de Castelnau & Gory, 1836), ...

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