Astronium


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Related to Astronium: Astronium fraxinifolium
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Noun1.Astronium - a genus of dicotyledonous plants of the family Anacardiaceae
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Anacardiaceae, family Anacardiaceae, sumac family - the cashew family; trees and shrubs and vines having resinous (sometimes poisonous) juice; includes cashew and mango and pistachio and poison ivy and sumac
Astronium fraxinifolium, goncalo alves - tall tropical American timber tree especially abundant in eastern Brazil; yields hard strong durable zebrawood with straight grain and dark strips on a pinkish to yellowish ground; widely used for veneer and furniture and heavy construction
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Derived from the species Astroniunz fraxinifolium and Astronium graveolens, it has a range that extends from Mexico and Central America to Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela and Brazil.
Dominant trees in the area include Astianthus viminalis, Astronium graveolens, Brosimum alicastrum, Bursera simaruba, B.
Goncalo alves, also known as kingwood and tigerwood, from the species Astronium fraxinifolium and Astronium graveolens, is sometimes called zebrawood.
bouts Anacardiaceae Anacardium excelsum S 2 1 Spondias mombin FP 40 6 Mangifera indica** FP,L 15 6 Astronium graveolens S 0 0 Annonaceae Annona sp.
Studies on the anti-ulcerogenic activity of Astronium urundeuva Engl, in aqueous extract.
The original biome of the area is a subtropical forest called "the yungas forests," with numerous tree species of high economic value (Anadenanthera colubrina, Calycophyllum multiflorum, Phyllostylon rhamnoides, Astronium urundeuva, Maclura tinctoria, Cordia trichotoma, among others).
Trees at localities in semi-deciduous forests included Astianthus viminalis, Astronium graveolens, Brosimum alicastrum, Bursera simaruba, B.
Six impaired both complement pathways (classical and alternative): stem bark from Astronium urundeuvea (Anacardiaceae).
Pandanus (Cox, 1990), Astronium (Allem, 1991), Genipa (Crestana, 1995),