Attalea funifera


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Noun1.Attalea funifera - Brazilian palm yielding fibers used in making ropes, mats, and brushesAttalea funifera - Brazilian palm yielding fibers used in making ropes, mats, and brushes
feather palm - palm having pinnate or featherlike leaves
Attalea, genus Attalea - unarmed feather palms of central and northern South America
coquilla nut - nut having a hard hazel-brown shell used like vegetable ivory
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Tensile mechanical properties, morphological aspects and chemical characterization of piassava (Attalea funifera) fibres.
(1999) estudando o indice de refracao (40[grados]C) do oleo refinado de babacu, encontraram um valor de 1,4518, resultado tambem considerado elevado quando comparado ao estabelecido pelo Codex, sugerindo que a massa molar do oleo de babacu em questao (Orbignya martiana) mostrava-se superior a do oleo padronizada pelo Codex (especie nao brasileira Attalea funifera).
gasipaes and, to a lesser extent, Mauritia flexuosa from Peru (Rios, 2001; SUNAT, 2006); piassava fibers of Attalea funifera from Brazil (Voeks, 1988), and those of Leopoldinia piassaba from Colombia and Brazil (Centro de Comercio Internacional, 1969; Crizon, 2001; Linares et al., 2008), both of which were an important export product in the 19th century (Wallace, 1853); thatch tiles woven with leaves of Geonoma deversa from Bolivia (L.
Effect of drying, molding pressure, and strain rate on the flexural mechanical behavior of piassava (Attalea funifera Mart) fiber--polyester composites.
Within cabruca, polyculture is trickier because there's less light to work with, but it should be feasible to include various other shade tolerant crops, such as the fruit- and fiber-producing palms, acai (Euterpe oleracea) and piassava (Attalea funifera).