Parmentiera aculeata

  • T. K. Lim


The species is native to Central America – Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador; Guatemala and Honduras. It has naturalized in northern Australia.


Sugar Cane Neisseria Gonorrhoeae Lower Blood Sugar Reduce Blood Glucose Level Lowland Tropical Forest 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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