EPPO Global Database

Pouteria caimito(POJCM)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: POJCM
  • Preferred name: Pouteria caimito
  • Authority: (Ruiz & Pavón) Radlkofer


Central America, South America (northern to Bolivia and southern Brazil)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Achras caimito Ruiz & Pavón
Lucuma caimito (Ruiz & Pavón) Roemer & Schultes

Common names
Name Language
caimito Spanish
lucuma Spanish (BO)
abieiro Portuguese (BR)
abiu Portuguese (BR)
caimito Portuguese
camiteiro Portuguese (BR)