Field guide to trees

This guide, Trees of La Milpa, helps you identify 139 species of trees in the area of La Milpa, Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area, in northwest Belize.  Click on the link below to download the book.

https://mayaforestbelize.files.wordpress.com/2020/10/trees-of-la-milpa.pdf

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Pouteria amygdalina, silión.  Key features:  large tree; bark reddish-brown on buttress ridges (less so on largest trees); leaf narrow, long; curved green petiole contrasts with tan twig (from Trees of La Milpa)