Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler,
angustifolia, Sessé & Moc. 1890.
Terebinthus galeottiana Rose, 1906.
galeottianum Rose, 1911.
This member of the Burseraceae family was described by Heinrich Gustav
It is found in Oaxaca, Mexico, growing in well-drained soil with
some water and lots of sun. The stem
can grow to 30 centimetres or more in diameter, and will reach from six
to eight meters.
The genera is named after: Joachim Burser, German/Danish botanist,1583-1639.
The species name after Henri Guillaume Galeotti, 1814 – 1858, a
French-Belgian botanist, geologist and plant collector in Mexico of Italian parentage born in
Paris. He specialized in the study of the family Cactaceae.