Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.

Common Names

Jack, Jackfruit, Jakfruit


Yellow-green, white cream or pink flesh, ovate, prickles, warts, large brown flat seeds, fruit up to 3 feet in length, and 20 inch diameter.


Fiji, Philippines, Polynesia, Tahiti, Thailand, Vietnam


Host for fruit flies (including Bactrocera spp.), moths (Pyralidae), and scales.

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