Manilkara


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Noun1.Manilkara - genus of large evergreen trees with milky latexManilkara - genus of large evergreen trees with milky latex; pantropical
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Sapotaceae, sapodilla family, Sapotaceae - tropical trees or shrubs with milky juice and often edible fleshy fruit
Achras zapota, Manilkara zapota, sapodilla, sapodilla tree - large tropical American evergreen yielding chicle gum and edible fruit; sometimes placed in genus Achras
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(2006) with torula yeast in orchards of mamey zapote and sapodilla (Manilkara zapota L.) but not in orchards of carambola (Averrhoa carambola L.; oxalidales: oxalidaceae) in Puerto Rico.
Also new from LS is Elestan, a Manilkara extract that works four ways in anti-aging products: it has an anti-glycation effect, protects against elastases, stimulates (tropo) elastin synthesis and ensures optimal structuring of the elastic fiber network through the stimulation of Emilin-1 and Fibulin-5, both of them elastin-associated proteins.
Algunas de las especies silvestres que crecen en las dunas tambien se plantan en los huertos por ser comestibles, principalmente los zapotes (Manilkara zapota) y el jicaco (Chrysobalanus icaco).
Amadurecimento de sapoti (Manilkara zapota L.) submetido ao 1-metilciclopropeno.
En Brasil se emplean especies nativas, sobre todo en el sur de Bahia, tales como Bombax macrophyllum (Bombacaceae), Caryocar edule (Caryocaceae), Lecythis pisonis (Lecythidaceae), Manilkara elata (Sapotaceae), Pithecolobium pedicellare (Fabaceae), Manilkara coreaceae (Sapotaceae) y Spondias lutea (Anacardiaceae), entre otros (Cabala-Rosand et al., 1985).
Other common trees include caoba (Swietenia macrophylla; we know it as mahogany); the yellow-flowered poro poro (Cochlospermun vitifolium), with a spare, branching structure and smooth, mouse-gray bark; the guanacaste (Enterolobium cyclocarpum), the province's namesake, a magnificent, broad-spreading, deciduous tree with a pod shaped like a monkey's ear; nispero (Manilkara chicle), the original source of chicle for chewing gum; and the evergreen guapinol (Hymeneaea courbaril), the source of fossil amber in the novel and movie Jurassic Park), with a brown-and-white bark and a pouch-shaped fruit.
--Fabaceae (sucupira), Ruizterania albiflora (Warm.) Marc.-Berti -Vochysiaceae (mandioqueira), Goupia glabra Aubl.--Goupiaceae (cupiuba) e Manilkara elata (Allemao ex Miq.) Monach--Sapotaceae (macaranduba).
Pertence a familia Sapotaceae, na qual se incluem aproximadamente 70 generos e mais de 800 especies, dentre as quais se encontram o caimito (Chrysophyllum caimito), o abiu (Pouteria caimito), o canistel (Pouteria campechiana) e o sapoti (Manilkara zapota) (Balerdi et al., 2005).
En la parte central de la Reserva Forestal Imataca y del Lote Boscoso San Pedro, dominan los bosques densos, altos (dosel mayor a 25m) y siempreverdes con abundancia de Peltogyne sp., Eschweilera coriacea, Manilkara bidentata y Alexa imperatricis.
Dessa forma, essa caracteristica foi obtida no oitavo ano de idade do povoamento de Zeyheria tuberculosa, no nono de Spondias venulosa, no decimo de Manilkara bella, no decimo primeiro de Astronium concinnum e Cariniana legalis, no decimo segundo de Vitex sp.
Porto Grande 2/2 57 2,955 1,051 Santana 2/2 15 686 404 (b) Manilkara huberi (Ducke) MazagAo 1/1 64 146 7 Simaroubaceae * Simaba guianensis Aubl.