Achras


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Noun1.Achras - tropical trees having papery leaves and large fruitAchras - tropical trees having papery leaves and large fruit
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Sapotaceae, sapodilla family, Sapotaceae - tropical trees or shrubs with milky juice and often edible fleshy fruit
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Efectos comparativos se han senalado en otras investigaciones realizadas con plantulas de Matiilkam achras (Meza ct al.
Eustalodes anthivora (Gelechiidae, Lepidoptera), a new pest of Achras sapota in the Philippines.
Among 52 plant species tested, aqueous extract of Acacia nilotica, Achras zapota, Datura stramonium, Emblica officinalis, Eucalyptus globules, Lawsonia inermis, Mimusops elengi, Peltophorum pterocarpum, Polyalthia longifolia, Prosopis juliflora, Punica granatum, Sygigium cumini revealed significant antifungal activity against one or the other Aspergillus species tested.
Os frutos de Achras sapota foram provenientes de plantas da cultivar IPA 180, denominada chocolate, oriundos da Fazenda Plto, em Canavieiras, Bahia (15[degrees]40'30"S; 38[degrees]56'49"W).
Mayaguana March (Fabaceae) 29, 1932 Achras zapota L.
Para Costa Rica, el ultimo tratamiento de esta familia fue publicado por Standley (1938) donde se tratan ocho generos: Achras L.
BAP is reported to have favored axillary shoot proliferation from cotyledonary nodes of several other tree species including Sterculia urens [8], Dalbergia sissoo [9], Achras sapota [10], and Punica granatu [11].
In fact, the chicle tree's scientific nomenclature was only finalized late last century after having been confused with a different sapote-bearing tree of the Achras genus, by Carl Linnaeus, the eighteenth century father of modem botanical taxonomy.
3] with BAP-supplemented MS medium is beneficial and promoted shoot elongation of Macadamia tetraphylla, Achras sapota, Anacardium occidentale, Eclipta alba, respectively.
The fruits of Mangifera indica, Cocos nucifera, Ananas comosus, Carica papaya, Terminalia belerica, Terminalia chebula, Dillenia indica, Phyllanthus emblica, Tamarindus indica, Swertia chirata, Punica granatum, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Musa paradisiaca, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Averrhoa carambola, Zizyphus mauritiana, Aegle marmelos, Citrus aurantifolia, Citrus grandis, Citrus macroptera, and Manilkara achras were consumed directly when in season, while the fruits of Momordica charantia and Moringa oleifera were cooked and eaten.
El envio estaba conformado por dieciseis cajas que contenian fosiles, ma /32 dreporas, conchas, un cuerno tallad liso de rinoceronte y otro que habia sido tallado primorosamente y que le compro al dominicano le Ualse por 93 piastras; alli habia ademas varias monedas del oriente y el occidente de las Indias; tambien iba una rama de una Achras sapote, en donde yacia un nido de colibri que habia sido elaborado con flores **) (11); en el nido se encontraba la madre junto a sus pequenos y al distinguido /233 macho, que era un poco diferente en su aspecto.
Thounidium decandrum Melero SAPOTACEAE Achras chicle Pittier Pouteria campechiana (H.