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Noun1.Myrciaria - a genus of tropical American trees and shrubs of the myrtle family
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Myrtaceae, Myrtaceae, myrtle family - trees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
jaboticaba, jaboticaba tree, Myrciaria cauliflora - small evergreen tropical tree native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into southern United States; grown in Brazil for its edible tough-skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all along the branches
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2004), who indicated that the eggs and nymphs of Tuthillia cognata Hodkinson, Brown & Burckhardt (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) in different development stages are located on the younger leaves of the upper third of the camu-camu plant, Myrciaria dubia (Kunth) McVaugh (Mytales: Myrtaceae) and Tsai et al.
Ressalta-se que Sobral (1985) propos a alteracao da nomenclatura do genero desta fruteira de Myrciaria (Berg, 1857) para o genero Plinia.
Positive correlations that may suggest preferred frugivory would be the shrubs/trees Guettarda odorata (Rubiaceae) with Bridled Quail-Dove, and Myrciaria floribunda (Myrtaceae) with Pearly-eyed Thrasher.
Ellagic acid (1) and its two derivatives, 4-O-methylellagic acid (2) and 4-([alpha]-rhamnopyranosyl)ellagic acid (3) were isolated as inhibitors of aldose reductase (AR) from Myrciaria dubia (H.