Sloanea


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Noun1.Sloanea - genus of tropical hardwood timber trees
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Elaeocarpaceae, elaeocarpus family, family Elaeocarpaceae - genus of trees and shrubs widely distributed in warm regions some yielding useful timber; in some classifications included in the family Santalaceae
breakax, breakaxe, break-axe, Sloanea jamaicensis - West Indian timber tree having very hard wood
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(2) Elacocarpaceae Sloanea laurifolia Elacocarpaceac Sloanea sp.
17 1,58 1,84 3,4 Ocotea indecora (Schott) Mez 17 1,86 1,56 3,39 Marlierea eugeniopsoides (D.Legrand & Kausel) D.Legrand 19 2,52 2,76 1,31 Sloanea guianensis (Aubl.) Benth.
Sm., Cymbopetalum penduliflorum (Dunal) Baill., Sloanea tuerckheimii Donn.
-- 1 III Scattered species in the canopy layer: moruro rojo, sarnilla cimarrona, Ficus sp., palo de caja, aguacatillo, cletra (Clethra cubensis), guayacanejo (Coccoloba diversifolia), camaguilla (Myrsine coriacea), brunelia (Brunellia comocladifolia), roble macho (Tabebuia hypoleuca), almendrillo, roble blanco (Tabebuia angustata), maranon (Talauma sp.), penda, Ocotea globosa, yagruma, mije (Eugenia floribunda), cuero (Guettarda monocarpa), macagua, aguedita dulce, Hieronyma pallida, cupey (Clusia rosea), achotillo (Sloanea curatellifolia).
Hutley, "Foliar uptake of water by wet leaves of Sloanea woollsii, an Australian subtropical rainforest tree," Australian Journal of Botany, vol.
La selva presenta una estructura compleja compuesta por varios estratos (Salas-Morales et al., 2001): el estrato arboreo alto (aproximadamente 40 m) esta dominado por Guatteria anomala, Dialium guianense, Terminalia amazonia, Swietenia macrophylla, Cedrela odorata, Sloanea tuerckheimii, Brosimum alicastrum, Bursera simaruba, Lonchocarpus sp.
(eastern face), but have already been reported in different Brazilian plant formations: Sloanea guianensis, Myrciaria floribunda, Salacia elliptica, Andira fraxinifolia were mentioned in areas of Atlantic rain forest (Guilherme et al., 2004; Durigan et al., 2008); Diospyros obovata, Trichillia elegans, Esenbeckia grandiflora, Chrysophyllum marginatum, Aloysia virgata were registered in areas of semi-deciduous seasonal forests (Jurinitz and Jarenkow, 2003); Abuta grandifolia, Mouriri guianensis were considered as Amazonian elements that can be found in gallery forests (Prance and Schaller, 1982); Calycophylum multiflorum was cited in dry forests in the Pantanal (Prance and Schaller, 1982).