Taxon profile


Sea Hibiscus
Hibiscus tiliaceus L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Pariti grande Britt. ex Small
Pariti tiliaceum (L.) A. Juss. ex Britt. & Millsp.
Talipariti tiliaceum (L.) Fryxell

Other names

= Beach Hibiscus
= Coast Cottonwood
= Coast Hibiscus
= Coastal Cottonwood
= Cotton Tree
= Gatapa
= Green Cottonwood
= Mahoe
= Majagua


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Brachylophus fasciatus (Brongniart, 1800) - Fiji Banded Iguana, Ceresium unicolor (Fabricius, 1787), Oopsis nutator (Fabricius, 1787), Placosternus guttatus (Chevrolat, 1860), Acanthoderes quadrigibba (Say, 1835), ...

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