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Averrhoa carambola
(Oxalidaceae)

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Species description or overview

Averrhoa carambola information from NTBG
Information about Averrhoa carambola is available from the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG).


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Averrhoa carambola
Nomenclatural information about Averrhoa carambola is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Averrhoa carambola information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Averrhoa carambola, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Averrhoa carambola
Nomenclatural information about Averrhoa carambola is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Risk assessments

Averrhoa carambola weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Averrhoa carambola for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


Images

Images of Averrhoa carambola (Oxalidaceae) (carambola)
Links to high-resolution free images of Averrhoa carambola (Oxalidaceae) (carambola) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.


Full-text articles

Assessing the risks of plant invasions arising from collections in tropical botanical gardens
Dawson, Wayne, Ahmed S. Mndolwa, David F. R. P. Burslem, and Philip E. Hulme. 2008. Assessing the risks of plant invasions arising from collections in tropical botanical gardens. Biodiversity Conservation. Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008.


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