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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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.
Migracion de Rhodnius robustus (Hemiptera, Triatominae) desde Acrocomia aculeata (Palmae) hacia domicilios rurales en Venezuela.
Reproductive biology of the palm Acrocomia aculeata in central Brazil.
The most commonly sold palm fruits in local markets are those of Bactris gasipaes, Mauritia flexuosa, Oenocarpus bataua, Euterpe oleracea, Euterpe precatoria, Astrocaryum aculeatum, Acrocomia aculeata, Aiphanes horrida, and Bactris guineensis (Bernal, 1992; Mejia, 1992; Moussa & Kahn, 1997; Miranda et al.
Acrocomia was paraphyletic with Gastrococos crispa and Acrocomia aculeata, forming a clade supported by 83% bootstrap and differing by only two base pair positions (Gunn, 2004; Fig.