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Noun1.Pouteria - tropical American timber tree with edible fruit (canistel)
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
canistel, canistel tree, Pouteria campechiana nervosa - tropical tree of Florida and West Indies yielding edible fruit
Calocarpum zapota, mammee, marmalade tree, Pouteria zapota, sapote - tropical American tree having wood like mahogany and sweet edible egg-shaped fruit; in some classifications placed in the genus Calocarpum
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Similarly, most species in genera such as Mikania (Asteraceae), Inga (Fabaceae), Ficus (Moraceae), Eugenia (Myrtaceae), Neea (Nyctaginaceae), Pouteria (Sapotaceae), and Smilax (Smilacaceae) had galls, as did all species of Protium (Burseraceae), Paullinia (Sapindaceae), and Vochysia (Vochysiaceae).
CAT activity has been reported in mamey sapote (Pouteria sapota) and pitahaya (Hylocereus undatus) in refrigeration and then transferred to room temperature, indicating that the activity of this enzyme can be increased or maintained with no change during ripening (ALIA et al., 2005; BALOIS-MORALES et al., 2008).
La viabilidad pupal fue al menos de 50%, excepto en los frutos de Pouteria lucuma y Cucurbita maxima con 33.33% cada uno, lo cual indica que los tefritidos proliferan con bastante exito, sobre todo las especies con mayor abundancia.
The most common genera were Mouriri (7 species), Lincania (6 species) and Eschweilera (6 species) and the most common species were Virola elongate (11 studies sampled in), Swartzia polyphylla (8 studies sampled in), Astroearyum jauari (6 studies sampled in) and Pouteria elegans (6 studies sampled in).
arabica is registered as host of Neosilba nigrocaerulea, which was found attacking fruits of Pouteria sp.
While Cinnamodendron dinisii, Casearia decandra and Eugenia uniflora are typical of Araucaria Forest, Pouteria bullata, Myrsine umbellata, Guatteria australis and Cyathea phalerata represent the Dense Ombrophilous Forest type (Scheer & Blum, 2011).
Other logged tree species included Red stinkwood (Prunus africana) and Muna (Pouteria adolfi-friedericii).