|Author: ||Faustino Miranda,
Pseudosmodingium rhoifolium, var. sensu
F. A. Barkley, 1937.
(Pseudosmodingium pterocarpum, F.A.Barkley.
Rhus pterocarpa, Moc. & Sessé.
Spathe rhoifolia, Kuntze.
Spathelia rhoifolia, DC. ?)
This member of the
Anacardiaceae family was
given this name by
Faustino Miranda in 1961. It is found in Guerrero, south-western
Mexico, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some
sun. The tree can grow to three or four metres in height, with thick branches. The flowers are
filiforme - thread-like.
Any further information will be appreciated, please
The genera name from Greek;
pseudo; 'false' and Smodingium, another member of the
family. The species name after Fred Alexander Barkley, 1908–1989, an