Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Jumbie Beads Abrus precatorius

Photo: Gerard van Buurt

Classification

Faboideae [subfamily]
Abrus [genus] (1)
precatorius [species]

Classification

Faboideae [subfamily]
Abrus [genus] (1)
precatorius [species]

Names

English name Jumbie Beads
Alternative English name Rosary Pea
Alternative English name Liquorice Plant
Alternative English name Jumbi Bead
Alternative English name Jumby Beans
Papiamento name Makura
Alternative Papiamento name Paternosterboontje
Valid name Abrus precatorius L.

Classification