Prosopis glandulosa


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Noun1.Prosopis glandulosa - thorny deep-rooted drought-resistant shrub native to southwestern United States and Mexico bearing pods rich in sugar and important as livestock feedProsopis glandulosa - thorny deep-rooted drought-resistant shrub native to southwestern United States and Mexico bearing pods rich in sugar and important as livestock feed; tends to form extensive thickets
mesquit, mesquite - any of several small spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Prosopis having small flowers in axillary cylindrical spikes followed by large pods rich in sugar
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tridentata, Agave lechuguilla, and Opuntia leptocaulis; however, only Prosopis glandulosa showed significant differences in IVI between sites with and without livestock (Table 2).
En el matorral de porte alto las especies que presentan los mayores valores registrados en abundancia dominancia e importancia fueron Prosopis glandulosa, Acacia amentacea, Havardia pallens, Acacia farnesiana, Parkinsonia texana y Celtis pallida, las cuales en conjunto suman 69.
Add to shrubs and forbs like Prosopis glandulosa Torr and Hoffmancegia densiflora Gray, Larrea tridentata (DC) Cov, and Kallstroemia grandiflora Gray as well as Ziziphus obtusifolia (T.
Las especies que estan presentes en mas del 50% del area de estudio fueron: Larrea tridentata y Prosopis glandulosa.
inermis Ironwood, Desert Olneya tesota T Jujube, Chinese Ziziphus jujuba T Locust Black Robinia pseudoacacia T Idaho Robinia pseudoacacia T 'Idahoensis' Pink flowering Robinia pseudoacacia T 'Decaisneana' Magnolia, Southern Magnolia grandiflora T Mesquite Honey Prosopis glandulosa var.
Arraigado en mas de 3 millones y medio de hectareas, en las entidades del norte de la republica, el mezquite se encuentra clasificado botanicamente en 5 variedades: Prosopis laevigata (abunda en Tamaulipas y San Luis Potosi y sus ejemplares alcanzan una altura de hasta 7 metros); Prosopis glandulosa (crece en casi todo el territorio nacional, el sur de Texas y la costa del Pacifico); Prosopis juliflora (caracteristico de llanuras, pendientes y margenes de arroyuelos y manantiales); Prosopis velutina (ligado a la humedad de playas y sistemas de rios y arroyos); y Prosopis reptans (especie rastrera propia de suelos aluviales).
Uplands at the study site, which have been grazed by cattle since the late 1800s, are savanna parklands consisting of discrete clusters of woody plants organized beneath Prosopis glandulosa (plant nomenclature follows Correll and Johnston 1979).
Effects of plant size on photosynthesis and water relations in the desert shrub Prosopis glandulosa (Fabaceae).
Prosopis glandulosa also persisted with small cover changes from 1981-2014.