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Noun1.Pseudobombax - tropical American deciduous shrubs or small trees
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Bombacaceae, family Bombacaceae - tropical trees with large dry or fleshy fruit containing usually woolly seeds
Pseudobombax ellipticum, shaving-brush tree - tree of Mexico to Guatemala having densely hairy flowers with long narrow petals clustered at ends of branches before leaves appear
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Drought tolerance is expected in some flood-tolerant species, such as Nectandra amazonum, Pseudobombax munguba and Astrocaryum jauari.
instabilis, Enterolobium cyclocarpum, Ficus, Hura polyandra, Inga eriocarpa, Jacquinia pungens, Licania arborea, Lysiloma microphyllum, Lonchocarpus, Pseudobombax ellipticum, Sapindus saponaria, Sideroxylon capiri, Spondias purpurea, Tabebuia, and Thouinidium decandrum (Pennington and Sarukhan, 2005; Tellez-Garcia, 2008).
High outbreading as a consequence of selfed ovule mortality and single vector bat pollination in the Amazonian tree Pseudobombax munguba (Bombacaceae).