clusia


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clusia

(ˈkluːsɪə)
n
(Plants) a tropical tree of the genus Clusia
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Noun1.clusia - an aromatic tree of the genus Clusia having large white or yellow or pink flowersclusia - an aromatic tree of the genus Clusia having large white or yellow or pink flowers
genus Clusia - tropical American aromatic trees or shrubs; often epiphytic; some stranglers
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Micromorphological and anatomical alterations caused by simulated acid rain in restinga plants: Eugenia uniflora and Clusia hilariana.
Each month 10 nets were set up in open Clusia scrub and 10 nets in Forest Formation (seasonally flooded forest), with two consecutive days in each area for each excursion (20 nets total per sample period).
El inventario de las especies lenosas y herbaceas en el bosque montano de Lanchuran, no obstante las variaciones signiicativas en su flora con relacion a otros bosques montanos del norte y noroeste del Peru, demuestra poseer aun un gran potencial fitogenetico, si se tiene en cuenta la presencia de varios generos como recursos maderables: Escallonia, Ruagea, Oreocallis, Myrsine, Nectandra, Alnus, Ocotea y Persea; alimenticios: Chrysophyllum, Passiflora y Myrcianthes; medicinales: Croton, Clusia, Piper, Maytenus y Stevia; cosmeticos: Cestrum y Iochroma; ornamentales: Bomarea, Nasa, Fuchsia, Palicourea, Calceolaria, Epidendrum, Verbesina, Telipogon, Begonia y Tillandsia e industrial tinctorea: Bocconia.
1978) Production of nectar and gums by flowers of Monstera deliciosa (Araceae) and of some species of Clusia (Guttiferae) collected by New World Trigona bees.
In this region, the vegetation can be subdivided in four different zones: halophilous-psammophilous reptant (HPR); closed post-beach (CPB); open Clusia shrubland (OCS); and closed Myrtaceae shrubland (CMS), each of them characterized according to the general aspect of the vegetation and categorized following Araujo and Henriques (1984).
Las constantes y abundantes son Clusia rosea, Bursera simaruba L.
Many of the species found at the ridge plot are described by Haber (2000) as characteristic plants for the atmospheric and edaphic conditions of the wind exposed elfin forest in Monteverde: Ardisia solomonii (Myrsinaceae), Clusia sp.
Distribucion y ecologia: Hasta el momento Eugenia fernandez-alonsoi solo se conoce por tres especimenes coleccionados en bosques subandinos y andinos dominados por Quercus humboldtii, en la localidad de la Cuchilla de El Fara del departamento de Santander; crece ademas con Clusia sp.
gracilis, Clusia criuva, Prosthechea vespa, Epidendrum latilabre, Pleurothallis spp, Acianthera saundersiana, Vriesea procera and Campyloneurum nitidum) were found mostly in two or three strata.
Las especies mas importantes por su abundancia en las comunidades arbustivas fueron Pterandra sericea, Myrcia citrifolia, Banara nitida, Mimosa microcephala, Jacaranda obtusifolia, Clusia rosea y Lippia origanoides.