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Arabicas

Coffea arabica is a species of coffea originally indigenous to the mountains of Yemen in the Arabian Peninsula,hence its name, and also from the southwestern highlands of Ethiopia and southeastern Sudan. It is also known as the "coffee shrub of Arabia", "mountain coffee" or "arabica coffee". Coffea arabica is believed to be the first species of coffee to be cultivated, being grown in southwest Arabia for well over 1,000 years