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Avocado
Persea americana P. Mill.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Magnoliopsida »  order Laurales »  family Lauraceae »  genus Persea - bay

Scientific synonyms

Persea americana var. angustifolia Miranda
Persea gratissima var. drimyfolia (Schltdl. & Cham.) Mez
Persea drymifolia Cham. & Schltdl.
Persea americana var. drymifolia (Cham. & Schltdl.) S.F.Blake
Persea edulis Raf.
Persea floccosa Mez
Persea gigantea L.O.Williams
Persea gratissima C.F.Gaertn.
Persea nubigena var. guatemalensis L.O.Williams
Persea leiogyna Blake

Other names

= Guatemalan Avocado (Persea nubigena)

Least Concern

Images

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Forest & Kim Starr

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Forest & Kim Starr

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Forest & Kim Starr

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Forest & Kim Starr

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Forest & Kim Starr

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Forest & Kim Starr

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Šárka DuBois

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Petr Vobořil

Persea americana - Avocado

Author: Petr Vobořil

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Intertaxon relationships

fruit

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [http://www.bsbi.org.uk/], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Persea americana Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Persea americana Mill.]
Data retrieved on: 29 February 2020

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