Acrocomia


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Related to Acrocomia: Acrocomia aculeata, Acrocomia vinifera
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Noun1.Acrocomia - Central and South American feather palmsAcrocomia - Central and South American feather palms
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, family Palmaceae, family Palmae, palm family, Palmaceae, Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
Acrocomia vinifera, coyol, coyol palm - tropical American palm having edible nuts and yielding a useful fiber
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1988) trazem como indicadoras de cerradao mesotrofico: Acrocomia aculeata, Callisthene fasciculata, Dipteryx alata, Guettarda viburnoides, Jacaranda cuspidifolia, Magonia pubescens, Pseudobombax tomentosum e Terminalia argentea.
Para elaboracion de artesanias se refirieron unicamente a las semillas de Cedrela odorata; sin embargo se observo que un grupo de artesanas de La Matamba elaboraba productos con semillas de Cocos nucifera y Acrocomia aculeata.
Rooting in vitro of zygotic embryos of Acrocomia aculeata (Jacq.
urucumus was obtained in the Chiquitano Forest, northeastern Paraguayan Chaco, just to the west of Pantanal habitats, at a place dominated by the palms Acrocomia and Copernicia and at an elevation of ca.
No obstante, existen especies de palmas de gran altura en los generos Acrocomia, Attalea, Livistona o Roystonea, cuyas reminiscencias foliares no son persistentes, pero son comunmente colonizadas por hemiepifitas (Davis, 1970).
Dos palmas de tamano mediano, Acrocomia aculeata y Sabal rosei, que nunca se presentan en las areas de ombroclima Semiarido, son buenas bioindicadoras del ombrotipo Seco, siendo favorecida su presencia por los fuegos vinculados a la actividad pecuaria.