family Sapotaceae


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Related to family Sapotaceae: Ebenaceae, Ericales, Manilkara, Pouteria, Sideroxylon
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Noun1.family 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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Therefore, in response to urgent need for the new affordable effective and environment friendly mosquito control agent, the screening of an Indian plant Mimusops elengi belonging to family Sapotaceae was carried out for mosquito larvicidal activity.
a host plant in the family Sapotaceae in Venezuela; however, no information on the host plant species was available.
ANINGERIA ROBUSTA, ANINGERIA ALTISSIMA AND VARIOUS SPECIES OF ANENGERIA OF THE FAMILY SAPOTACEAE.