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Name: John K.
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Date: 1/9/2004

How many types of rubber trees are there in the world?

One species makes up most of the rubber trees used for production.

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For other species names, recommend seeing and enter "Hevea" for the genus, ca. 30 species names; however, many might be synonymous with others. Also please note that there are other rubber-producing plants in other genera besides Hevea.

Anthony Brach, Ph.D

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