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Taxon: Bixa orellana L. var. leiocarpa (Kuntze) Standl. & L. O. Williams

Synonym of Bixa orellana L.

Genus: Bixa
Family: Bixaceae
Nomen number: 419925
Place of publication: Fieldiana, Bot. 29:358. 1961
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics)


  1. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  2. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.

Check other web resources for Bixa orellana L. var. leiocarpa (Kuntze) Standl. & L. O. Williams :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=419925. Accessed 4 April 2020.