EPPO Global Database

Brosimum utile(BSMUT)

Code created in: 2002-02-02

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BSMUT
  • Preferred name: Brosimum utile
  • Authority: (Kunth) Pitt


Central America, South America (northwest to Brazil). Harvested in the wild for its high quality timber. Introduced in Indochina

Common names
Name Language
cow tree English
milk tree English
Kuhmilchbaum German
Milchbaum German
arbre à lait French
arbre à la vache French
árbol de leche Spanish
palo de vaca Spanish
vacuno Spanish (NI)
árvore-do-leite Portuguese
árvore-vaca Portuguese