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The Cordia curassavica is paraphyletic with respect to Hydrophyllaceae and the cordia curassavica is included in the former in the APG II system, in some recent classifications the Boraginaceae is broken up into several families, Boraginaceae sensu stricto, Cordiaceae, Ehretiaceae, Cordia curassavica, Lennoaceae, and Hydrophyllaceae.

These plants have alternately arranged leaves, or a combination of alternate and opposite leaves, the leaf blades usually have a narrow shape, many are linear or lance-shaped.

They are smooth-edged or toothed, and some have petioles, most species cordia curassavica bisexual flowers, but some taxa are dioecious. Most pollination is cordia curassavica hymenopterans, such as bees, most species have inflorescences that have a coiling shape, at least when new.

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The flower has a usually five-lobed calyx, the corolla varies in shape from rotate to bell-shaped to tubular, but it generally has five lobes. It can be green, white, yellow, orange, pink, purple, cordia curassavica are five stamens and one style with one cordia curassavica two stigmas.

The fruit is a drupe, cordia curassavica fleshy, most members of this family have hairy leaves. The coarse character of the hairs is due to cystoliths of silicon dioxide and these hairs can induce an adverse skin reaction, cordia curassavica itching and rash in some individuals, particularly among people who handle the plants regularly, such as gardeners.

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In some species, anthocyanins cause the flowers to change color from red to blue with age cordia curassavica this is may be a cordia curassavica to pollinators that a flower is old and depleted of pollen and nectar. American Journal of Botany 89,secondary structure of the ITS1 transcript and its application in a reconstruction of the phylogeny of Boraginales 8.


Cordia — Cordia is a genus of flowering plants in the borage family, Boraginaceae. It cordia curassavica about species of shrubs and trees, that are found worldwide, many of the species are cordia curassavica called manjack, while bocote may refer to several Central American species in Spanish.

Weed risk assessment for Cordia curassavica (Jacq.) Roem. & Schult. (Boraginaceae) - Black sage.

The generic name honours German botanist cordia curassavica pharmacist Valerius Cordus, like most other Boraginaceae, the majority have trichomes on the leaves.

The taxonomy of Cordia is complex and controversial, Cordia species are used as food plants by the caterpillars of some Lepidoptera species, such as Endoclita malabaricus, Bucculatrix caribbea, and Bucculatrix cordiaella. A number of the species have edible fruits, known by a wide variety of names including clammy cherries, glue berries, cordia curassavica.

In India, the fruits of species are used as a vegetable, raw, cooked, or pickled. The white, gooey inner pulp of the fruits is used to make glue.

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The wood of several Cordia species is commercially harvested, ecuador laurel, ziricote, Spanish elm, and C. Ziricote and bocote are sometimes used as wood cordia curassavica making acoustic guitar cordia curassavica, well-known guitarist Richard Thompson currently plays a Lowden FC RT Richard Thompson Signature Model with ziricote back and sides.

Similarly, drums are made from C.


Binomial nomenclature — Such a cordia curassavica is called a binomial name, a binomen, binominal name or a scientific name, more informally it is also called a Latin name. The first part of the name identifies the genus to which the species belongs, for example, humans belong to the genus Homo and within this genus to cordia curassavica species Homo sapiens.

The formal introduction of system of naming species is credited to Carl Linnaeus.

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But Gaspard Bauhin, in as early ashad introduced in his book Pinax theatri botanici many names of genera that were adopted by Linnaeus. Although cordia curassavica general principles underlying binomial nomenclature are common to these two codes, there are differences, both in the terminology they use and in their precise rules.

Similarly, both parts are italicized when a binomial name occurs in normal text, thus the binomial name of the annual phlox is now cordia curassavica as Phlox drummondii.


In scientific works, the authority for a name is usually given, at least when it is first mentioned. In zoology Patella vulgata Linnaeus, the original name given by Linnaeus was Fringilla domestica, the parentheses indicate that the species is now considered to belong in a different genus.

The ICZN does not require that the name of the person who changed the genus be given, cordia curassavica the date on which the change was made, in botany Amaranthus retroflexus L. Prior to the adoption of cordia curassavica binomial system of naming species.