Persea americana (Avocado) is a species of tree in the family Lauraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Mischocyttarus pallidipectus, Dusysyrphus lotus, Quinchana championi, and Belvosia. Individuals can grow to 5.6 m.
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