Anacardiaceae and Burseraceae:

cashew, mango, pistachio, gumbo limbo, frankincense and myrrh

Welcome to the cashew and gumbo limbo families website. Our goal is to provide an interactive resource for Anacardiaceae and Burseraceae identification and a portal for all things Anacardiaceous and Burseraceous! We are constantly updating our content and will soon be adding phylogenetic data to our current taxonomic pages. Please send corrections to the webmaster, Susan Pell: susankpell(at sign)

Worldwide distribution map of Anacardiaceae and Burseraceae. Red area is where Anacardiaceae occur, blue is Burseraceae, and gray is where the two families distributions overlap.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Award No. DEB-0919485. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF)