Bursera simaruba


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Noun1.Bursera simaruba - tropical American tree yielding a reddish resin used in cements and varnishesBursera simaruba - tropical American tree yielding a reddish resin used in cements and varnishes
incense tree - any of various tropical trees of the family Burseraceae yielding fragrant gums or resins that are burned as incense
Bursera, genus Bursera - type genus of Burseraceae; tropical and subtropical American shrubs and trees some yielding timber and gum elemi
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El Parque Nacional Dzibilchaltun (21[grados]05' N-89[grados]36' W) pertenece al municipio de Merida, cuenta con un area total de 539 ha y en su interior se encuentra un cuerpo de agua (cenote Xlacah), que abarca 60 [m.sup.2] de superficie; el clima es calido subhumedo con lluvias en verano y sequias a la mitad del ano (Flores & Espejel 1994), con una precipitacion anual entre 700 y 900 mm y temperatura media anual de 28 [grados]C (SECOL 1993); el tipo de vegetacion dominante es selva baja caducifolia, que cubre el 50% de la superficie de la ZA, con una altura promedio de 8 m y una altura maxima del dosel de 13 m, las especies mas comunes son: Acacia gaumeri, Mimosa bahamensis, Gymnopodium floribundum, Bursera simaruba y Caesalpinia gaumeri (Flores & Espejel 1994).
Trees at localities in semi-deciduous forests included Astianthus viminalis, Astronium graveolens, Brosimum alicastrum, Bursera simaruba, B.
Though it's often difficult to identify trees in an area with such diversity, the "naked Indian" (Bursera simaruba) stands out.
DPI host record frequency data from 2009 to 2012 showed that 22% of rugose spiraling whitefly-affected hosts were palm species (Arecales: Arecaceae), 16% were gumbo limbo (Bursera simaruba (L.) Sarg.; Sapindales: Burseraceae), 10% were Calophyllum spp.
Habitat: bosque tropical subcaducifolio con las especies arboreas predominantes: Brosimum alicastrum, Astronium graveolens, Ficus insipida, Cecropia obtusifolia, Couepiapolyandra, Acaciapolyphylla, Cymbopetalum hintonii, Enterolobium cyclocarpum, Hura polyandra, Sapium macrocarpum, Randia armata, Bursera simaruba, Luehea candida, tambien en bosque de encino con Quercus magnoliifolia, Q.
Cook (Arecaceae), Cordia alliodora (Ruiz & Pav.) Oken (Boraginaceae), Bursera simaruba (L.) Sarg.
Bosque Semideciduo: Con arboles de gran altura y con un dosel discontinuo que permite el desarrollo de un sotobosque denso, con los siguientes componentes arboreos dominantes: Bursera simaruba (Burseraceae), Hura crepitans (Euphorbiaceae), Cedrela sp.