Sapotaceae


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Related to Sapotaceae: Sapindaceae, Moraceae
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Noun1.Sapotaceae - tropical trees or shrubs with milky juice and often edible fleshy fruit
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Ebenales, order Ebenales - trees or shrubs of the families Ebenaceae or Sapotaceae or Styracaceae or Symplocaceae
Achras, genus Achras - tropical trees having papery leaves and large fruit
Bumelia, genus Bumelia - deciduous or evergreen American shrubs small trees having very hard wood and milky latex
Calocarpum, genus Calocarpum - a genus of tropical American trees of the family Sapotaceae
Chrysophyllum, genus Chrysophyllum - tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs
genus Manilkara, Manilkara - genus of large evergreen trees with milky latex; pantropical
genus Palaquium, Palaquium - large genus of Malaysian trees with milky juice and leathery leaves
genus Payena, Payena - genus of medium to large Malaysian trees yielding gutta-percha
genus Pouteria, Pouteria - tropical American timber tree with edible fruit (canistel)
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Quanto a origem dos taxons encontrados, tem-se que a grande regiao floristica amazonica provavelmente seja o berco de diversas familias endemicas da Zona Neotropical, dando inicio a uma dispersao floristica de amplitude pantropical, como e o caso de Sapotaceae, Meliaceae e Malvaceae, e de familias com origem filogenetica comprovada por fosseis encontrados em depositos do Cretaceo e Terciario, dentre as quais esta Fabaceae.
Indigenous to Africa, Vitellaria paradoxa, better known as the shea or shi tree, is a member of the Sapotaceae family.
Los murcielagos frugivoros (familia Phyllostomidae) resaltan por su papel como dispersores eficientes de semillas [4]; ademas, en algunos casos presentan cierto grado de preferencia por las plantas de las que se alimentan [5], dentro de las cuales se incluyen especies de las familias Moraceae, Piperaceae, Arecaceae, Anacardiaceae, Sapotaceae, Solanaceae y Meliaceae en el neotropico [2].
They indicated the Fabaceae, Myrtaceae, Polygonaceae, Sapindaceae, and Sapotaceae as the richest families in number of species, and Coccoloba Vell.
Por otro lado, en el paisaje de Llanura aluvial de desborde, las familias con mayor valor de importancia son Arecaceae, Moraceae, Fabaceae, Sapotaceae y Malvaceae (Anexo 2).
Families with large number of species were Fabaceae (32); Lauraceae (17); Sapotaceae (12); Moraceae (10); Lecythidaceae (8); Annonaceae (8); Apocynaceae (7); Clusiaceae (6); Chrysobalanaceae (6) and Burseraceae (5).
300 15,5 joazeiro (N) Sapotaceae Sapoti Manilkara 19 529 39,9 zapota (E) No de Puparios Familias e Especies Anastrepha Ceratitis No de parasitoides Anacardiaceae Caja Spondias 75 0 14 mombin (N) Cajarana Spondias sp.
Las familias botanicas mas abundantes fueron: Sapotaceae, Clusiaceae, Leguminosae, Chrysobalanaceae, Lecytidaceae y Melastomataceae.
No positive treehole was found in the tree species belonging to the families of Annonaceae, Apocynaceae, Combretaceae, Liliaceae, Magnoliaceae, Oleaceae, Rubiaceae, Rutaceae, Rhamnaceae and Sapotaceae (Table 1).