Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Demerara Tamarind Phyllanthus amarus

Classification

Phyllanthus [genus] (5)
amarus [species]

Classification

Phyllanthus [genus] (5)
amarus [species]

Names

English name Demerara Tamarind
Alternative English name Seed Under Leaf
Alternative English name Gale-of-wind
Alternative English name Bitter Root
Alternative English name Wild Tamarind
Papiamento name Tamarein Shimaron (Curaçao)
Papiamento name Flor di Skondí (Curaçao)
Valid name Phyllanthus amarus Schumach. & Thonn.

Classification