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fiddlewood

(ˈfɪdəlˌwʊd)
n
1. (Plants) any of various tropical American verbenaceous trees of the genus Citharexylum and related genera
2. (Plants) the hard durable wood of any of these trees
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En esta selva, entre las especies mas importantes se encuentran: Manilkara zapota (zapote), Brosimum alicastrum (ramon), Bucida buceras (pucte), Lonchocarpus castilloi (machiche) con especies asociadas como: Pouteria reticulata (zapotillo), Bursera simaruba (chaca), Ceiba pentandra (ceiba) y Vitex gaumeri (yaax nic), entre otros (Martinez-Salas & Galindo-Leal, 2002).
From the total tree species selected by cows, young and mature leaves of Neomillspaughia emargiata, Tabernaemontana amygdalifolia, Piscidia piscipula, Gymnopodium floribundum, Havardia albicans, Lonchocarpus rugosus, Guazuma ulmifolia, Lysiloma latisiliquum, Luecaena leucocephala, Pithecellobium albicans, Haematoxylum campechianum, Mimosa bahamensis, Bursera simaruba, Caesalpinia gaumeri, Helicteres barvensis, Machaonia lindeniana, Vitex gaumeri, and Bauhinia divaricata were selected due to their highest consumption by animals.
cuneata, Leucaena leucocephala, Lysiloma latisiliquum, Piscidia piscipula, Lonchocarpus xuul, Sabal yapa, Vitex gaumeri y Licaria peckii entre otras (Flores & Espejel 1994).