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Portia Tree

Thespesia populnea (L.) Soland. ex Correa

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Thespesia populnea (Portia Tree) is a species of tree in the family mallows. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Pacific Basin excluding Hawaii. They have simple, broad leaves, yellow flowers, and capsule fruit. Flowers are visited by Mauritius ornate day gecko, Olive-Haired Swift, null, and Cotton Stainers (several spp.). Individuals can grow to 10 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Portia tree. View this species on GBIF