family Bombacaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Bombacaceae - tropical trees with large dry or fleshy fruit containing usually woolly seeds
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Malvales, order Malvales - Malvaceae; Bombacaceae; Elaeocarpaceae; Sterculiaceae; Tiliaceae
Bombax, genus Bombax - trees of chiefly South America
Adansonia, genus Adansonia - baobab; cream-of-tartar tree
Ceiba, genus Ceiba - tropical American trees with palmately compound leaves and showy bell-shaped flowers
Durio, genus Durio - a genus of tall Asian trees of the family Bombacaceae
genus Montezuma - one species: medium-sized evergreen tree of Puerto Rico or Mexico
genus Ochroma, Ochroma - one species: balsa
genus Pseudobombax, Pseudobombax - tropical American deciduous shrubs or small trees
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Alternate hosts of Dysdercus koenigii include hollyhCk (Kamble,1971) and plants of family Bombacaceae (Kohnoand Ngan, 2004).A few years ago until 2010, red cotton bug was considered a minor pest in Pakistan, however, this boll-feeding insect with piercing sucking mouthparts has now become a more common pest of cotton.
Also, on the surface of most seeds there were several striations starting from a single point, which were described as clear and longitudinal, matching the botanical description in literature on some species of the family Bombacaceae (SILVA et al., 2012).
Adansonia digitata belongs to the family Bombacaceae, which has traditionally been used as immunostimulant (12), anti-inflammatory, analgesic (13) and pesticide (14).