coriaria (Jacq.) Willd.
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Places where this species can be found :
- Barra de la Cruz - HUGHESFRP
- Chiquimula - HUGHESFRP
- Choluteca - HUGHESFRP
- Jalapa de Marquez - HUGHESFRP
- Coacoyula de Alvarez - HUGHESFRP
Location1km E of Barra de la Cruz towards Playa.
NotesSmall tree to 5m ht. Outer bark rough and flaking in short vertical strips, mid grey-brown. Slash very hard, thin, fibrous, pale orange-green. Ripe pods mid brown, sl. curved, but much less so than material from further S in Central America. Wood reputed to be very hard and indehiscent pods to be browsed avidly by herbivores.