Malpighia glabra

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Noun1.Malpighia glabra - tropical American shrub bearing edible acid red fruit resembling cherriesMalpighia glabra - tropical American shrub bearing edible acid red fruit resembling cherries
acerola, barbados cherry, West Indian cherry, surinam cherry - acid red or yellow cherry-like fruit of a tropical American shrub very rich in vitamin C
dicot, dicotyledon, exogen, magnoliopsid - flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside
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en Estados Unidos (Hyche, 1996), Chlamisus cribripennis (LeConte) se registro defoliando arandano en Canada (Wood, 1966) y Fulcidax coelestina (Lacordaire, 1848) como defoliador de Malpighia glabra L.
(Plumbaginaceae), commonly known as "Bela Emilia", Hovenia dulcis Thunb (Rhamnaceae), commonly known as "Uva do Japao", Malpighia glabra L.
Packer, "Determinacao da atividade fotoprotetora e antioxidante em emulsoes contendo extrato de Malpighia glabra L.-Acerola," Revista de Ciencias Farmaceuticas Basica e Aplicada, vol.
The first two species attack the fruits, whereas the latter two attack the flower buds of Malpighia glabra. These species can cause significant losses to production and significantly compromise the aesthetic value of the fruits (Yee, 1999).
Juss.), sinonimo de la acerola (Malpighia glabra L.) y el semeruco (Malpighia punicifolia L.
capitata in tropical almonds (Terminalia catappa L.) in the city of Vera Cruz, state of Bahia, acerola (Malpighia glabra L.) in Barauna, state of Rio Grande do Norte, and ceriguela (Spondias purpurea L.), in the city of Fortaleza, Ceara (COSTA et al., 2005).
The species has been reported once in the state of Para, in fruits of star fruit (Averrhoa carambola L.; Oxalidales: Oxalidaceae) and barbados cherry (Malpighia glabra L.; Malpighiales: Malpighiaceae), in the city of Belem (Silva et al.
A aceroleira (Malpighia glabra L.) e uma frutifera tropical originaria do Mar das Antilhas, Norte da America do Sul e America Central.