Geoffroea decorticans


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Noun1.Geoffroea decorticans - thorny shrub or small tree common in central Argentina having small orange or yellow flowers followed by edible berries
genus Geoffroea, Geoffroea - small genus of shrubs or small trees of tropical and subtropical America
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Three plant species may be considered as superhosts (sensu, Veldtman & McGeoch, 2003): Geoffroea decorticans (Gillies ex Hook.
En una primera aproximacion, uno de nosotros realizo un analisis de anatomia ecologica en restos de madera de chanar (Geoffroea decorticans) recuperados en excavaciones asociadas al fin de la ocupacion del sitio Piedras Blancas (Marconetto 2009, 2010).
Geoffroea decorticans (chanar), belonging to Leguminosae plant family, is a valuable and well-known tree in the semiarid regions of the Great Chaco vegetation [11,12].
El bosquecito de Santa Cruz (Reserva Nacional de Paracas) (13[grados]50'41"S, 76[grados]11'42"O): Bosquecito de sofaique en los puntos de muestreo SC1 y SC2, vegetacion dominada por la especie vegetal de porte arboreo Geoffroea decorticans, areas sombreadas, suelo arenoso cubierto con mantillo, agua de napa freatica, en areas previamente utilizadas para la extraccion de madera.
(2007) relataram a existencia de dois estratos na vegetacao arborea, um inferior, com altura entre 6 a 8 metros, composto por especies secundarias como Ziziphus mistrol, Prosopis ruscifolia, Cercidium praeuox, Prosopis nigra, Geoffroea decorticans, Tabebuia nodosa e Jodina rhombifolia.
Besides, they relied on seasonal resources such as algarroba (Prosopis nigra or Prosopis alba) and chahar (Geoffroea decorticans) and meat from camelids and micromammals, among others [47-53].