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Cecropia sp.


This genus is native to the American tropics, where it is one of the most recognizable components of the rainforest, presently consisting of sixty-one recognized species.


Known is Central America as Guarumo, this one is probably Cecropia obtusifolia but is hard to be sure because the most species in this genus are very similar.

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Ignacio Gamboa
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Ignacio Gamboa

Cartago, Costa Rica

Spotted on Apr 2, 2012
Submitted on Apr 2, 2012


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