Manilkara bidentata


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Noun1.Manilkara bidentata - a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timberManilkara bidentata - a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timber
balata, gutta balata - when dried yields a hard substance used e.g. in golf balls
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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excelsum ("espave"), Calophyllum longifolium ("Maria") y la especie Manilkara bidentata ("nispero").
Effects of Hurricane Hugo on Manilkara bidentata, a primary tree species in the Luquillo Experimental Forest of Puerto Rico.
Por outro lado, na parcela B foram monitoradas 502 arvores cujas especies de maior predominancia sao: Escheweleira coriacea, Manilkara bidentata, Swartzia racemosa e Tetragastrispanamensis.
Especie Peso especifico Grosor de paredes basico * de las fibras Apeiba tibourbou 0,116 Delgadas a medianas Brosimum alicastrum 0,654 Gruesas Carapa guianensis 0,531 Medianas Cassia moschata 0,705 Gruesas Ceiba pentandra 0,212 Muy delgadas Enterolobium schomburgkii 0,815 Muy gruesas Erisma uncinatum 0,454 Medianas Manilkara bidentata 0,895 Muy gruesas Parkia pendula 0,385 delgadas Tabebuia serratifolia 0,967 Muy gruesas * Datos tomados de vilela (1969).
It is dominated by Dacryodes excelsa, Manilkara bidentata and Sloanea berteriana, and occupies nearly 70% of the Luquillo Experiment Forest (Ewel and Whitmore 1973, Cox et al.