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Noun1.Burseraceae - resinous or aromatic chiefly tropical shrubs or treesBurseraceae - resinous or aromatic chiefly tropical shrubs or trees
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
Geraniales, order Geraniales - an order of plants of subclass Rosidae including geraniums and many other plants; see Euphorbiaceae; Geraniaceae; Rutaceae; Malpighiaceae; Simaroubaceae; Meliaceae; Zygophyllaceae; Tropaeolaceae
incense tree - any of various tropical trees of the family Burseraceae yielding fragrant gums or resins that are burned as incense
Bursera, genus Bursera - type genus of Burseraceae; tropical and subtropical American shrubs and trees some yielding timber and gum elemi
Boswellia, genus Boswellia - genus of trees of North Africa and India that yield incense
Commiphora, genus Commiphora - genus of East Indian and African trees yielding balsamic products
genus Protium, Protium - genus of chiefly tropical American trees having fragrant wood and yielding gum elemi
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The resin and resinous bark of the copal trees (the Burseraceae family) are the source of the pungent plumes that both bless the altar and the foodstuffs, and also serve to drive away any evil spirits.
The botanical monographer of the genus, Leenhouts (1959) interprets this wealth of species of a Malesian genus of Burseraceae as a shift eastward of the centre for speciation in geologic times.
The family Burseraceae also known as Torchwood or Incense tree family are usually tree or shrubs native to tropical regions of Africa, Asia and America.
Anacardiaceae (Bachelier & Endress, 2009), Burseraceae (Lain, 1932), Meliaceae (Narayana, 1958; Murty & Gupta, 1978; Correll & Correll, 1982; Castaneda-Posadas & Cevallos-Ferriz, 2007), Nitrariaceae (Eichler, 1878; Nair & Nathawat, 1958; Ronse De Craene et al.
Comparative floral structure of Anacardiaceae and Burseraceae (Sapindales), with a special focus on gynoecium structure and evolution.
Three-winged fruits are characteristic not only of monocots (Burmanniaceae, Dioscoreaceae, Herreriaceae, Ruscaceae), but also are the standard condition in the analyzed genera of Burseraceae, Celastraceae, Cucurbitaceae, Polygonaceae, Rhamnaceae, Sapindaceae, and occur in some genera of Asteraceae.
FP 4 1 Bignoniaceae Tabebuia rosea F 4 2 Bombacaceae Ceiba pentandra S,L,B 0 0 Bombacopsis quinata F,FP,S 33 11 Ochroma pyramidale F 0 0 Boraginaceae Cordia alliadora S,F 2 1 Burseraceae Bursera simaruba S 50 8 Caesalpiniaceae Schirolobium parahybum F,L 9 4 Senna reticulata S 0 0 Tamarindus indica S 0 0 Chrysobalanaceae Licania platypus L 2 1 Combretaceae Terminalia catappa* S 8 1 Terminalia oblonga S 2 1 Combretum sp.