Taxodium mucronatum


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Related to Taxodium mucronatum: Ahuehuete
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Noun1.Taxodium mucronatum - cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlandsTaxodium mucronatum - cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands
cypress - wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus
genus Taxodium, Taxodium - bald cypress; swamp cypress
Ahuehuete, Tule tree - Mexico's most famous tree; a giant specimen of Montezuma cypress more than 2,000 years old with a girth of 165 feet at Santa Maria del Tule; "some say the Tule tree is the world's largest single biomass"
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Seed viability and germination of Taxodium mucronatum (Ten) in the state of Queretaro, Mexico.
douglasiana en Sierra de Manantlan, Jalisco, que mostro una inter-correlacion entre series de 0.474, sensibilidad media de 0.201 y auto-correlacion de primer orden de 0.57 (Cerano-Paredes et al, 2013); situacion similar ocurrio para series dendrocronologicas con ahuehuete (Taxodium mucronatum) presente en afluentes que drenan al lago de Chapala (Villanueva et al., 2012).
Luvianos (18[degrees] 55' N, 100[degrees] 18' W) is 1130 m above sea level; has a template climate and is characterized by the presence of pine (Pinus spp), holm oak and oak forest (Quercus spp), Mexican coniferous tree (Taxodium mucronatum) and Jacaranda (Jacaranda spp).
En los alrededores del parque podemos encontrar ejemplares de ahuehuetes Taxodium mucronatum, encino chaparro Quercus microphylla, zacate Bouteloa gracilis, palmita Nolina parviflora, nopales Opuntia, pasto Stipa ichu, trompetilla Bauvardia ternifolia, mejorana de campo Brickelia veronicaefolia y helechos, entre otros.
En la flora de Mexico solamente se registran 18 especies acuaticas estrictas de helechos y plantas afines y una de gimnosperma (Taxodium mucronatum) asociada principalmente a los cuerpos de agua.