Spondias purpurea


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Related to Spondias purpurea: jocote, Spanish plum, Red Mombin
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Noun1.Spondias purpurea - common tropical American shrub or small tree with purplish fruit
mombin - purplish tropical fruit
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
genus Spondias, Spondias - tropical trees having one-seeded fruit
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Asi, por ejemplo, en Mexico, un estudio reporto que el venado cola blanca disperso por regurgitacion gran cantidad de semillas viables de Spondias purpurea (Mandujano et al., 1994).
"Haden", "Rosa" and "Tommy Atkins", Opuntia ficus indica, Pereskia bahiensis, Psidium guajava, Spondias lutea, Spondias purpurea and Spondias tuberosa are hosts of frugivorous flies in the region.
La ciruela mexicana (Spondias purpurea L.) es una especie semi-domesticada, con niveles incipientes o intermedios de domesticacion en la region Mesoamericana (Miller y Knouft, 2006; Ruenes-Morales et al, 2010) en la que las poblaciones cultivadas presentan una gran similitud genetica con las poblaciones silvestres (Miller y Schaal, 2006).
Red mombin (Spondias purpurea L.) is an exotic fruit, composed of nutritious substances such as minerals, carbohydrates and phenolic compounds (Todisco et al., 2015), being widely appreciated by consumers due to its sensory characteristics.
Schieber, "Characterization of phenolic compounds in jocote (Spondias purpurea L.) peels by ultra high-performance liquid chromatography/electrospray ionization mass spectrometry," Food Research International, vol.
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).
Commonly referred to as Spanish plum, Spondias purpurea is a species that belongs to the cashew family, Anacardiaceae, that is native to tropical regions of the Americas.
Dentro dessa familia ha algumas especies que apresentam diasporos com dormencia fisica, como Astronium fraxinifolium Schott, Anacardium occidentale L., Dracontomelum mangiferum Bl., Spondias pinnata Kurz, Spondias purpurea L., Spondias raldkoferi Donn.