Capparis flexuosa


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Noun1.Capparis flexuosa - shrub or small tree of southern Florida to Central and South America
caper - any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis
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This feature, which denotes alternating patches of wide (presumably living) fibers and narrow fibers, can be seen to advantage in Capparis flexuosa (Fig.
humilis -- 2 V Capparis flexuosa -- 1 to 2 V Malpighia suberosa -- 1 V Tabebuia myrtifolia -- 1 III Pictetia mucronata -- 1 III Senna atomaria -- 1 III Herbaceous layer Croton lucidus -- 2 V Malpighia apiculata -- 1 IV Harrisia eriophora -- 1 III Turnera ulmifolia -- 1 III Erythro xylum havanense -- 1 III Petiveria alliacea -- 1 III Lianas Stigmaphyllon sagreanum -- 1 V Commicarpus scandens -- 1 IV Cynanchum sp.
De estas, cinco especies fueron determinadas taxonomicamente teniendo en cuenta su nombre comun y corresponden a Andira inermis (amargo), Astronium graveolens (santa cruz), Capparis flexuosa (arara), Cariniana pyriformis (abarco) y Gustavia superba (membrillo).
Rauhi Cactaceae (Backeberg) Ostolaza 44 Rauhocereus riosaniensis Cactaceae x x x Backeberg 45 Capparis crotonoide Kunth Capparidaceae x 46 Capparis flexuosa (L.