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Red Rodwood

Myrcia guianensis (Aubl.) DC.

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Myrcia guianensis (Red Rodwood) is a species of tree in the family myrtles. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are listed as endangered by IUCN. They are native to Minas Gerais, Mata Atlântica, AmazôNia, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Rio Grande Do Norte, Acre (Brazil), Tocantins, Amapá, Pará, Pernambuco, Bahia, GoiáS, Rio De Janeiro, Cerrado, Santa Catarina, Mato Grosso, The Neotropics, Puerto Rico, SãO Paulo, Rio Grande Do Sul, U.S. Virgin Islands, Ceará, Espirito Santo, Caatinga, Distrito Federal, and Alagoas. They have simple, broad leaves. Individuals can grow to 6.8 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of red rodwood. View this species on GBIF