Cecropia peltata


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Noun1.Cecropia peltata - tropical American tree with large peltate leaves and hollow stemsCecropia peltata - tropical American tree with large peltate leaves and hollow stems
Cecropia, genus Cecropia - large genus of tropical American trees that yield a bast fiber used for cordage and bark used in tanning; milky juice yields caoutchouc
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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Se registro el consumo de frutos de 9 especies vegetales, tanto nativas (Cecropia peltata, Anacardium excelsum) como exoticas (Mangifera indica y Terminalia catappa) (Tabla 3).
Cecropia peltata L (Cecropiaceae) has wound- healing potential: A preclinical study in a sprague dawley rat model.
Roem.), palo-mulato (Bursera simaruba Serg.) y guarumbo (Cecropia peltata Linnaeus).
Whereas Cecropia peltata occurs in Mexico and Central America, C.
Fleming and Heithaus (1981) and Alvarez-Buylla and Martinez-Ramos (1990) found that seed dispersal curves for Cecropia peltata and C.