Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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Bitter pod Pentalinon luteum

Classification

Apocynaceae [family]
Pentalinon [genus] (1)
luteum [species]

Classification

Apocynaceae [family]
Pentalinon [genus] (1)
luteum [species]

Names

English name Bitter pod
Alternative English name Bay Withe
Valid name Pentalinon luteum (L.) B. F. Hansen & Wunderlin
Synonym Urechites luteus (L.) Britton
Synonym Urechites suberectus (Jacq.) Müll. Arg.
Basionym Vinca lutea L.

Classification