Lithraea is a genus of three species of flowering plants in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. It is native to Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay.

Lithraea
Lithrea caustica fruits.JPG
Lithraea caustica
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Anacardioideae
Genus: Lithraea
Miers ex Hook. & Arn.
Species

Lithraea brasiliensis
Lithraea caustica
Lithraea molleoides

Synonyms

Lithrea Miers ex Hook. & Arn.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Lithraea Miers ex Hook. & Arn". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2009-11-23. Retrieved 2010-02-12.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Lithraea at Wikimedia Commons