Acrocomia aculeata


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Noun1.Acrocomia aculeata - tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nutsAcrocomia aculeata - tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts
grugru nut - nut of Brazilian or West Indian palms
feather palm - palm having pinnate or featherlike leaves
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1988) trazem como indicadoras de cerradao mesotrofico: Acrocomia aculeata, Callisthene fasciculata, Dipteryx alata, Guettarda viburnoides, Jacaranda cuspidifolia, Magonia pubescens, Pseudobombax tomentosum e Terminalia argentea.
Para el uso comestible se aprovechan los frutos (mesocarpo) de todas las especies citadas excepto de Gliricidia sepium, de la que se come la flor, y de las palmas Acrocomia aculeata y Attalea butyracea, de las que se come el endospermo de la semilla.
Rooting in vitro of zygotic embryos of Acrocomia aculeata (Jacq.
The macro-archaeobotanic remains from these regions include Acrocomia aculeata (Jacq.
Two medium-sized palms, Acrocomia aculeata and Sabal rosei, always absent from the semiarid region, are reliable bioindicators of potential deciduous forests because they often inhabit burnt or disturbed places near human settlements.