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Abrus precatorius (Rosarypea) is a species of woody plants in the family Fabaceae. It is a climber. It is native to Pacific Basin excluding Hawaii, Rwanda, China, Botswana, India, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Swaziland, South Africa, Kenya, Thailand, Micronesia, Uganda, Australia, Tanzania, Namibia, Pakistan, Malaysia, Bangladesh, French Polynesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Fiji, Togo, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Cambodia, Laos, Niger, Vietnam, Sudan, Roraima, Bahia, Pampa, Rio Grande do Sul, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, Amazônia, Rio de Janeiro, Ceará, Caatinga, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Cerrado, São Paulo, Santa Catarina, Pará, Pantanal, Mato Grosso, Sergipe, Amazônia, Rondônia, Mata Atlântica, Tocantins, Paraná, Paraíba, Piauí, Espirito Santo, Alagoas, and Maranhao. Rosarypea has compound, broad leaves. It fixes nitrogen. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 4.9 m.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of rosarypea. View this species on GBIF