Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Misple Manilkara zapota

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Sapotaceae [family]
Manilkara [genus] (1)
zapota [species]

Classification

Sapotaceae [family]
Manilkara [genus] (1)
zapota [species]

Names

English name Misple
Alternative English name Sapodilla
Alternative English name Mespel
Alternative English name Sapodille
Alternative English name Sapotilla
Papiamento name Mispoe
Valid name Manilkara zapota (L.) P.Royen
Basionym Achras zapota L.

Classification