About this object

This evergreen tree is a member of the Pea family (Fabaceae). It can grow to over 35m (100 feet) in height and is often found along riverbanks. The fruits are green, hard and are eaten and dispersed by bats and rodents.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    LIV.2015.58.84
  • Scientific name
    Andira inermis
  • Classification
    Fabaceae
  • Common name
    Angelin
  • Collector
    Joseph, Peter 'Nayo'; Manaure, K; Ostapkowicz, Joanna
  • Date collected
    2015-07-02
  • Place collected
    Americas: The Caribbean: Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Presented by Joanna Ostapkowicz, 2015
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    Systematic Number: 182; Site Number: 69; Sample Number: 84
Object view = Natural Science
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