Chiococca


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Noun1.Chiococca - shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Rubiaceae, madder family, Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
blolly, Chiococca alba, West Indian snowberry - evergreen climbing shrub of southern Florida and West Indies grown for its racemes of fragrant white to creamy flowers followed by globose white succulent berries
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Among lianas, bejuco de purgacion (Commicarpus scandens) is subdominant; and as aggregated species, there are bejuco angarilla (Serjania diversifolia), bejuco de berraco (Chiococca alba), amansa guapo (Triopteris rigida), Cynanchum sp.
El sotobosque conformado por Zanthoxylum monophyllum, Cecropia Peltata, Chiococca alba, Piper amalago, Piper crassinervium, Celtis sp., Astronium graveolens y Randia armata.
Pittier Chiococca alba 1890-07-31 Paul Biolley Chloris virgata 1890-09-15 A.
Kirtland's Warbler frequently foraged on small fruits on shrubs, especially those on wild sage (Lantana involucrata), black torch (Erithalis fruticosa), and snowberry (Chiococca alba); these species occurred at higher frequency on plots where Kirtland's Warblers were found compared to random plots (Wunderle et al.
rotundifolium, Maytenus buxifolia, Amyris elemifera, Chiococca alba, Stigmaphyllon sagreanum, etc.