Chrysophyllum is a group of trees in the Sapotaceae described as a genus by Linnaeus in The genus is native to tropical regions throughout the world, with the greatest number of species in northern South America. One species, C. Chrysophyllum members are usually tropical trees , often growing rapidly to 10—20 m or more in height. The fruit is edible; round, usually purple skinned sometimes greenish-white , often green around the calyx , with a star pattern in the pulp; the flattened seeds are light brown and hard.
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Chrysophyllum mexicanum Brandegee ex Standl. Show All Show Tabs caimitillo. About our new maps. Subordinate Taxa. Legal Status. This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below. This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U. Wetland Status. Related Links. Name Search. State Search.
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Plantae — Plants. Tracheobionta — Vascular plants. Spermatophyta — Seed plants. Magnoliophyta — Flowering plants. Magnoliopsida — Dicotyledons. Sapotaceae — Sapodilla family. Chrysophyllum L. Chrysophyllum mexicanum caimitillo This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below. Information index for selected alien plants in Hawaii 20 October Makawao, Hawaii.
This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Chrysophyllum family Sapotaceae. The record derives from WCSP data supplied on which reports it as an accepted name record with original publication details: Contr. See "Status" , "Confidence level" , "Source" for definitions. The following databases may contain further information on this name.