Taxon profile


Hippomane mancinella L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malpighiales »  family Euphorbiaceae »  genus Hippomane - hippomane

Scientific synonyms

Hippomane dioica Rottb.
Mancinella venenata Tussac

Other names

= Manchineel tree


Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Chelonoidis niger (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) - Galápagos Giant Tortoise, Eburia decemmaculata (Fabricius, 1775), Elaphidion conspersum Newman, 1841, Elaphidion irroratum (Linnaeus, 1767)

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Hippomane mancinella L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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