ASTROCARYUM MEXICANUM PDF
Astrocaryum mexicanum is a solitary-stemmed, evergreen palm tree, usually growing – 6 metres tall, exceptionally to 8 metres. The unbranched stem can be. Homotypic. Hexopetion mexicanum (Liebm. ex Mart.) Burret, Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem (). Heterotypic. Astrocaryum rostratum Hook.f., Bot. Common Names: Choco Palm. Habitat: Rainforests of Mexico and Central America. Description: A smaller growing palm to about m with.
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Year ISBN Description An excellent book, giving basic information on all the species of palms native to the Americas that were known in Avoira Giseke Toxophoenix Schott. Comprehensive information on the plants range and habitat, brief description, some uses and almost photos. This Cocoeae article is a stub.
Astrocaryum mexicanum – Pacsoa
Species are also used medicinally and as a source of palm heart. Astrocaryum is a genus of about 36  to 40 species of palms native to Central and South America and Trinidad. Astrocaryum huicungo Dammer ex Burret. The Astrocaryum mexicanum Liebm.
The young plants are particularly attractive with the undivided leaves, if positioned in sites sheltered from the wind, and may be kept in pot for the decoration of greenhouses and shaded winter gardens.
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The entire flora 13 volumes can now be downloaded from http: Watson Hexopetion mexicanum Liebm. Petiole, cm long, rachis and foliar base, that wraps only partially the stem, are provided of spines of various length and pointing in different directions.
Gives lots of plant uses as well as information on plant habit and habitat. Astrocaryum mexicanum was last modified: Astrocaryum chichon Linden Astrocaryum cohune S. Leaves are used as a source of fibre and stems as building material.
Last update on This page was last edited on 11 Novemberat Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles. Retrieved from ” https: Astrocaryum alatum Loomis Astrocaryum campestre Mart. Astrocaryum mexicanuma common palm of the Caribbean coast of Central America, is known as warree cohune in Brazilas its spines are said to resemble the bristles of the white-lipped peccary or warree. Astrocaryum is a genus of spiny palms with pinnately compound leaves—rows of leaflets emerge on either side of the axis of the leaf in a feather-like or fern-like pattern.
Astrocaryum mexicanum Liebm. ex Mart. — The Plant List
Astrocaryum aculeatissimum Schott Burret Astrocaryum aculeatum G. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The fruit and seeds of several species are used for human food, oil production and mexicaunm bait. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. February 10th, by Giuseppe Mazza. Very ornamental palm, but to utilize far from places of passage and of rest due to the dangerous spines on the stem and also due to the fruits that while falling on the soil may represent a danger.