Trait data. wood density, g/cm³ g/cm³ g/cm³. geographic distribution, Caribbean – Caribbean Caribbean – Caribbean – Trinidad & Tobago. Cariniana pyriformis and Cariniana spp. Family: Lecythidaceae. click to print or download the file format. Albarco. Jequitiba. Cariniana pyriformis (known as Colombian mahogany or abarco) is a species of woody plant in the Lecythidaceae family. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Costa.

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Cariniana pyriformis Miers — The Plant List

Seeds pyriform, carinizna fruit, 1. A number of empty fruits have been collected from the ground but they are so rot resistent that it is not possible to say anything about when the seeds are dispersed based on the dates of their collection. The seeds are dispersed by the wind. Write a product review. SEM of a pollen grain of Carininiana pyriformis.

Inflorescences terminal panicles cm long, the rachis and branches tomentellous; pedicels 0.

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carriniana Offer valid only once per customer. Cariniana pyriformis differs from the three other related species by the narrower oblong-lanceolate leaves with an erect not curved acumen, the shorter petioles, and by the shape of the pyxidium which is also smooth not costate, and is much broader at the calycine ring region. Betancur and Raigosa provide useful information about seed storage and germination rates of this species and Cardona Naranjo et al.


Lecythidaceae – Part I.

Cariniana pyriformis

Judging from label data, it prefers caroniana forests. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. All species of are valuable timber trees and is no exception. See our Returns Policy. Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Lecythidaceae – Part I. Inflorescences of terminal panicles 6. Prance in Prance and Mori and Cardona Naranjo et al. These four species form a complex readily distinguished from the other species of the genus by the presence of leaf domatia and by the very thick pericarp of the pyxidium. Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity individual or corporate has a copyright pyricormis the body of the work.

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Cariniana exigua Miers, Cariniana clavata Novik. The wood has been exported under the name of Colombian Mahogany, but it is hard to work, the inner bark fiber is used for tying and is very strong.


Here’s how terms and conditions apply. Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? Although not stated in the protologue, the epithet most likely alludes to carimiana pear-shaped fruits. The androecium ca 2. Huang for pyriformus us to use her image to illustrate the characters of this species. Visit our Help Pages. Because this species produces excellent timber, it is preferentially used in reforestation projects Cardona Naranjo, Labels indicate that is a species of lowland wet forest from near sea level to ca.

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