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Noun1.Corypha - large fan palms of tropical Asia to AustraliaCorypha - large fan palms of tropical Asia to Australia
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
Corypha gebanga, Corypha utan, gebang palm - large-leaved palm of Malay to Philippines and northern Australia; leaves used for thatching or plaiting into containers
Corypha umbraculifera, talipot, talipot palm - tall palm of southern India and Sri Lanka with gigantic leaves used as umbrellas and fans or cut into strips for writing paper
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In sexual apical branching, the apical meristem produces a large determinate inflorescence (i.e., Corypha L.
Germination-Associated Morphological and Anatomical Changes in Corypha Umbraculifera L.
They also damage the sago palm (Metroxylon sagu Rottb.; Arecaceae), the solitary sugar palm (Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merrill.; Arecaceae), the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.; Arecaceae), the large-leaved palm (Corypha gebanga Zelfst; Arecaceae), the silver date palm (Phoenix sylvestris (L.)Roxb.; Arecaceae), and the African fan palm (Borassus flabellifer L.; Arecaceae) (Leefmans 1920).
JBN nuevo genero Copernicia x shaferi Dahlgren & Glassman Copernicia yarey Burret Corypha umbraculifera L.
There were also abundant articles on non-timber forest products in the Makiling Echo, the Bureau's staff magazine, including a how-to guide to establishing fish ponds in mangrove swamps, notes of studies on the extraction of sap from the buri palm (Corypha data), wild fibre plants, edible birds' nests, and a particular kind of edible forest fungus.
Ketut Ginarsa (1975:92) once wrote that 'in Bali, in addition to lontar, gebang (Corypha utan), sometimes called "forest lontar", is also said to be related to writing implements (for example in the prayer accompanying wayang performances uttered by dalang in North Bali)'.
Biogeography, ecology, acoustics and chromosomes of East African Eur)'corypha Stal species (Orthoptera, Phaneropterinae) with the description of new species.
1B) without plegmata; corypha with 4 or 5 long stout setae; haptomeral region with cone-like process, with a curved row of 10-12 heli, 5-8 long and medium size setae irregularly placed behind row; acanthoparia with 5 or 6 small to medium setae; chaetoparia with 33-54 setae; dexiotorma long, laetorma short and pternotorma small and rounded; nesia with sensorial cone; haptolachus without sensillae below cone.
44) tiene una anchura de 1.05-1.07 mm y una longitud de 0.68-0.80, con epizygum alargado irregular pardo oscuro, haptomerum con 3-4 heli bien pronunciados, cada plegmatium formado con 7-7 plegmata poco visibles, acanthoparia con 6-7 sedas espiniformes cortas, corypha con 6 sedas, acroparia con 20 sedas, pedium amplio.
(2) One other palm species has an earlier history of use for manuscripts in South and Southeast Asia: talipot palms (Corypha umbraculifera and Corypha utan).
Following Dransfield (1981), we may distinguish five palm genera that have been part of the flora of adjacent parts of Sunda and Sahul since the Cretaceous, and that yield pith (or sago) which has been historically harvested by human populations: Metroxylon, Arenga, Corypha, Caryota and Eugeissona.