Byrsonima (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Byrsonima (Sturtevant, 1919)

Byrsonima crassifolia

Byrsonima crassifolia H. B. & K. Malpighiaceae.

A small tree of New Granada and Panama. The small, acid berries are eaten.

Byrsonima spicata

Byrsonima spicata Rich. SHOEMAKER'S TREE.

Tropical America. The yellow, acid berries are good eating but astringent.