Acrocomia

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Noun1.Acrocomia - Central and South American feather palmsAcrocomia - Central and South American feather palms
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, family Palmaceae, family Palmae, palm family, Palmaceae, Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
Acrocomia vinifera, coyol, coyol palm - tropical American palm having edible nuts and yielding a useful fiber
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Importancia agroecologica del coyul (Acrocomia mexicana Karw.ex Mart) Blanca Ramirez, Julia Zanudo, Javier Garcia, John Delano, Enrique Pimienta y Miguel Garcia.
Se recogieron del suelo de un bosque tropical subcaducifolio perturbado con dominancia de Acrocomia mexicana Karwinski ex Mart (coyul), Attalea cohune Martius (coquito de aceite), Enterolobium cyclocarpum (Jacq.) Griseb.