Costa Rica Biodiversity

Quepos Manuel Antonio Flora

 

This web page is it about Costa Rica and flora species found with basic information about the types of different groups of organisms. The scientific name is presented with common name in Costa Rica.

  • Scientific name
  • Common name
Albertia edulis
Albertia edulis
Trompillo
Red Ginger, Ostrich Plume, Pink Cone Ginger
Alpinia purpurata
Loro Verde
Apeiba tibourbou
Apeiba tibourbou
Peine de Mico
Ardisia, Coralberry, Marlberry
Ardisia compressa
Tucuico
Aspidosperma spruceanum
Aspidosperma spruceanum
Amargo
Astrocaryum confertum
Astrocaryum confertum
Chontadura
Calophyllum longifolium
Calophyllum longifolium
Cendro María
Carludovica Palm, Jungle Drum
Carludovica sp
Palma
faux-ricin, parasolier, pisse-roux, pumpwood, trumpet tree, yagrumo hembra
Cecropia peltata
Guarumo
fibre, Java cotton, Java kapok, Silk cotton, ceiba
Ceiba pentandra
Ceiba
Dwarf, Shrub, Jasmine
Cestrum sp
Zorrillo
Palm Chamaedorea
Chamaedorea sp
Pacaya
bocote, freijo, jennywood
Cordia alliodora
Laurel
Cordia bicolor
Cordia bicolor
Muñeco
Red Manjack
Cordia collococca
Muñeco, Buriogre
Croton perobtusus, Lundell
Croton schiedeanus
Colpatchi
Cupania andina Steyerm, Cupania asperula Standl, Cupania fulvida Triana & Planch, Cupania schippii Standl
Cupania rufescens
Candelillo
guapinol negro, cynometra hemitomophylla
Cynometra hemitomophylla
Guapinol Negro
higueron, ficus maxima
Ficus maxima
Higueron
higueron, ficus obtusifolia
Ficus obtusifolia
Higuerón
jorco, carcinia intermedia
Garcinia intermedia
Jorco
Genipapo, Huito, Jagua
Genipa americana
Guaitil
chancho blanco, Goethalsia meiantha
Goethalsia meiantha
Chancho Blanco
guácima, guácimo , tablote, majagua de toro tapaculo, cualote, cambá-acá
Guazuma ulmifolia
Guácimo Blanco
Jatobá, Guapinol, Brazilian Cherry, South American Cherry, Brazilian Copal, South American Locust, the West Indian Locust, Stinking Toe, Old Man's Toe, Stinktoe
Hymenaea courbaril
Guapinol
Guajiniquil, Inga multijuga
Inga multijuga
Cuajiniquil
Guajiniquil, Guava, Inga punctata
Inga punctata
Cuajiniquil
Isertia haenkeana, canelito
Isertia haenkeana
Canelito
Piper aggregatum Bergius, L. myricoides Sw., Nematospermum laevigatum Rich., Synzganthera purpurea Ruiz & Pavon, Piper fasciculatum Rudge, Didymandra purpurea (Ruiz & Pavon) Willd., L. floribundum Miq., L. angustum Schnizl., L. aggregatum Fawc. & Rendle., L. recurvum Schnizl., L. elongatum Schnizl., L. coriaceum A.DC., L. poeppigii A.DC., L. purpureum (Ruiz & Pavon) A.DC., L. myricoides var. stipitatum A.DC., L. bolivianum Gand., L. guyanense Gand., L. curtum Macbride, L. rosidiscum Macbride, L. aggregatum var. elongatum Maguire, L. weberbaueri Baehni, L. occidentale Cuatrec., L. orinocense Baehni, L. pacificum Cuatrec.
Lacistema aggregatum
Amargo
lagarto negro, lacmellea panamensis
Lacmellea panamensis
Cerillo, Lagarto Negro
quizarra amarillo, aguacatillo, Nectandra salicifolia
Nectandra salicifolia
Quizarrá Amarilloo
Ocotea veraguensis
Canelo
Ochroma pyramidale
Balsa
Ormosia coccinea
Nene
Palicourea guianensis
Cafecillo
Posoqueria latifolia
Guayaba de Mono
Pseudolmedia spuria
Nispero, Ojoche
Quararibea asterolepis
Molenillo
Quassia amara
Hombre Grande
Samanea saman
Genizaro, Cenízaro
Sapium glandulosum
Yos, Yos lechoso
Senna papillosa
Candelillo
Sterculia apetala
Panamá
Swartzia panamensis
Carboncillo
Swartzia simplex
Naranjillo
Tabebuia rosea
Roble de Sabana
Talisia nervosa
Mamón de mono, Huesillo
Terminalia oblonga
Surá
Delosperma cooperi
Cuajada, Manú plátano, Delosperma
Virola koschnyi
Fruta dorada
Virola sebifera
Fruta Dorada
Xylosma intermedia
Peipute
Attalea butyracea
Palma Real, Corozo
Bactris major
Viscoyol
Trichilia tuberculata
Canfin
Vetiveria sp
Vetiver
Batocarpus costaricensis
Ojoche macho
Bursera simaruba
Indio desnudo, Jiñocuabe
Chomelia microloba
Fosorillo
Clusia rosea
Copey, Matapalo
Siparuna gesnerioides
Limoncillo
Sloanea picapica
Ira Rosa
Cojoba arborea
Ardillo, Lorito
Copaifera aromatica
Camibar
Dilodendron costaricensis
Iguano
Cattleya forbata (Dracontium sp.)
Cattleya
Tetrathylacium johansenii
Palo de chancho
Trema micrantha
Juco, Capulin Blanco
Elaeis guineensis
Palma Africana
Ficus americana
Higuerón
Heisteria concinna
Naranjillo, Ajillito
Heliconia mariae
Heliconia, Platanilla
Protium panamense
Canfin
Pseudobombax septenatum
Ceibo Barrigón
Heliconia bihai
Ojoche Macho
Hyeronima alchomeoides
Pilón, Zapatero
Licania operculipetala
Camarón, Zapotillo
Luehea seemannii
Guácimo Colorado
Spondias mombin
Jobo
Stemmadenia donnell-smithii
Huevos de Caballo
Miconia argentea
Lengua de vaca, Sta. María
Monstera sp.
Chirrivaca, Mano de Tigre
Pouteria reticulata
Guatuso
Pouteria subrolata
Zapote de Mico

 

List of organisms observed in Palmas Pacifica Property and surrounding, Quepos, Aguirre, Puntarenas.

 

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