Taxon profile


Orinoco Jute
Corchorus hirtus L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Corchorus hirtus var. glabellus Gray
Corchorus orinocensis Kunth
Corchorus hirtus var. orinocensis (Kunth) K. Schum.

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 Corchorus hirtus L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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