Calycophyllum


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Noun1.Calycophyllum - medium to large tropical American trees having shiny reddish-brown shredding bark
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Rubiaceae, madder family, Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
Calycophyllum candidissimum, dagame, lemonwood tree - source of a tough elastic wood
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Andersson (Andersson, 1993: 3/(/)6, as Calycophyllum spp.
Trees of the species Calycophyllum condidissimum go by a variety of names, primarily degame and lemonwood.
Radial variation in wood density and correlations with growth of calycophyllum spruceanum at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon.