Chrysobalanus


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Related to Chrysobalanus: icaco
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Noun1.Chrysobalanus - coco plums
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
Chrysobalanus icaco, coco plum, coco plum tree, cocoa plum, icaco - small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit
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Jake Jones Road (24[degrees] 06' N, 74[degrees] 30' W), a 6-ha plot (vegetation height ranging from 1-8 m), consists of a mosaic of wet and drier areas with plant species such as Rhizophora mangle, Sabal palmetto, Conocarpus erectus, Chrysobalanus icaco, tall coppice (4-8 m) dominated by Eugenia foetida, Metopium toxiferum, and Hippomane mancinella, as well as upland areas with inland low coppice (1-4 m) with Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus, Amyris elemifera, and Croton eluteria.
melanocarpa Cherry Sour Prunus cerasus Chinkapin Florida Castanea alnifolia Cinnecord Acacia choriophylla Coconut Palm Cocos nucifera Cocoplum Chrysobalanus icaco Colubrina Coffee Colubrina arborescens Colubrina Cuba Colubrina cubensis Corkwood Leitneria floridana Cranberrybush American Viburnum trilobum Crossopetalum Florida Crossopetalum rhacoma Cupania Florida Cupania glabra Cypress Cuyamaca Cupressus arizonica v.
In September 2010, using the grouped fruits method, we collected a sample of Chrysobalanus icaco L.