EPPO Global Database

Ximenia americana(XIMAM)

Code created in: 2001-11-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: XIMAM
  • Preferred name: Ximenia americana
  • Authority: Linnaeus


India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia, tropical and southern Africa, USA (Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except west coast and southern cone), New Guinea, Australia. A small tree hemiparasitic on other woody plants, with edible fruits and useful wood

Common names
Name Language
blue sourplum English (ZA)
hog plum English (US)
sea lemon English
tallow-wood plum English (US)
yellow plum English
citronnier de mer French
prunier de mer French
albaria Spanish (AR)
albaricoque Spanish (AR)
albarillo Spanish (AR)
cagalero Spanish (HN)
caimito de monte Spanish (CO)
chocomico Spanish
espino de brujo Spanish (CO)
manzana guayaba Spanish (NI)
pepenance Spanish
tigrito Spanish (NI)
yana Spanish (CU)
ameixa Portuguese (BR)
ameixeira-do-brasil Portuguese
ameixeira-do-campo Portuguese (BR)
espinha-de-maicha Portuguese (BR)
pau-cebo Portuguese
blousuurpruim Afrikaans
bedara laut Malay
bedaura laut Indonesian