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Species Data

Acuasia (Quassia amara)
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Scientific Name
Quassia amara

Trade Name
Acuasia

Family Name
Simaroubaceae

Common Names
Acuasia
Bitterholz
Bitterwood
Bois amer
Bois cajan
Bois de frene
Coachi
Cruceto morado
Cruseta
Cuasia
Cuasisa de Jamaica
Echtes quassiaholz
Fliegenholz
Guabo
Guavito
Guavito amargo
Guina
Hombre grande
Kabodan
Kwassi
Kwassi bita
Kwassie hout
Lena amarga
Lignum quassiae verum
Padilla
Palo Isidoro
Pau de Surinam
Pensilero
Puesilde
Quashi
Quasi
Quasia
Quassia
Quina de cayenne
Quinquina de cayenne
Surinam quassia
Tinco

Regions of Distribution
Central America
Latin America
Oceania and S.E. Asia

Countries of Distribution
Guyana
Mexico
Trinidad and Tobago



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