Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Cacao Theobroma cacao

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Theobroma [genus] (1)
cacao [species]

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Theobroma [genus] (1)
cacao [species]

Names

English name Cacao
Alternative English name Cocoa
Alternative English name Chocolate Tree
Valid name Theobroma cacao L.

Classification