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Anacardium occidentale (Cashew) is a species of tree in the family Anacardiaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Minas Gerais, AmazôNia, The Neotropics, Cerrado, Caatinga, Pernambuco, SãO Paulo, Pará, Alagoas, Rio Grande Do Norte, Sergipe, Bahia, Ceará, Mata AtlâNtica, Amapá, Pantanal, Maranhao, Espirito Santo, Roraima, AmazôNia, Mato Grosso, Piauí, GoiáS, Pampa, Rio De Janeiro, ParaíBa, Acre (Brazil), Tocantins, Distrito Federal, and Mato Grosso Do Sul. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Trigona spinipes. Individuals can grow to 10 m. Reproduction is andromonoecious.

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