This member of the
Burseraceae family was given this name by Heinrich
Gustav Adolf Engler in 1883. It is found in Costa
Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica and Mexico,
growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The
stem can grow to fourteen centimetres in diameter, the small tree up
to 120 centimetres height. The flowers are creme-yellow-maroonish.
Named after: Joachim Burser, German/Danish botanist