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Jicama Pachyrhizus tuberosus, Pachyrhizus erosus Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Jicama 
Scientific Name(s): Pachyrhizus tuberosus, Pachyrhizus erosus 
Common Name(s): ahipa, ajipa, feijão-jacatupé, jicama, jícama, knollenbohne, pois patate, potato-bean, yam-bean 
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