Dipteryx


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Noun1.Dipteryx - tropical American trees: tonka beansDipteryx - tropical American trees: tonka beans
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
Coumarouna odorata, Dipteryx odorata, tonka bean tree, tonka bean - tall tropical South American tree having pulpy egg-shaped pods of fragrant black almond-shaped seeds used for flavoring
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On the density-dependence of seed predation in Dipteryx micrantha, a bat-dispersed rain forest tree.
The fruit of baru (Dipteryx alata Vogel) is about 4-5 cm in length, ovoid, with coriaceous epicarp, mesocarp of dark and spongy pulp and woody endocarp, has a seed that is about 2-2.5 cm long, ellipsoid and has a light brown color and shiny appearance.
O grupo I foi composto pelas especies: Apuleia leiocarpa, Astronium lecointei, Couratari stellata, Dinizia excelsa, Dipteryx odorata, Endopleura uchi, Enterolobium schomburgkii, Goupia glabra, Hymenaea courbaril, Manilkara huberi, Tabebuia serratifolia, Terminalia amazonica, Aspidosperma desmanthum, Pouteria pachycarpa, Pouteria sp., Euxylophora paraensis, Laetia procera, Buchenavia capitata, Buchenavia huberi, Helicostylis pedunculata, Laetia sp, totalizando 21 especies.
The cumaru (Dipteryx odorata (Aubl.) Willd.) is a species of high economic value, together with the construction industry, pharmaceuticals, food products and biocosmetics.
This family is considered of great importance because among the several varieties, many species are used for food purposes and is used as animal feed, latex, resins, raw materials in the manufacture of paints, pesticides, and medicinal drugs, before undergoing processing and purifications (Dioclea megacarpa, Vatairea paraensis, and Dipteryx punctata), and ornamental trees.
1, 2 Pterodon emarginatus Vogel 1 Dipteryx alata Vogel 1 * Bowdichia virgilioides Kunt 1 Species Family IN Dead individuals -- 54 * Aspidosperma polyneuron Mull.Arg.
Oliveira et al., "Oxidative stability of baru (Dipteryx alata vogel) oil monitored by fluorescence and absorption spectroscopy," Journal of Spectroscopy, vol.