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The fresh fruits from Licania tomentosa Benth. (Chrysobalanaceae), were submitted to hydrodistillation in a modified Clevenger-type apparatus. Analysis of . Brief summary. No one has contributed a brief summary to this page yet. Explore what EOL knows about Licania tomentosa. Add a brief summary to this page. Descriptions and articles about the Oiti, scientifically known as Licania tomentosa in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Physical Description; Type Informat.

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Receptacle campanulate, sparsely gray-tomentose on exterior, tomentose within; pedicels 1.

The two varieties were distinguished from the typical variety by their leaf shape. Oiti, Oiti da Praia. This Malpighiales article is a stub.

Retrieved 9 September Tomentosz using diversity taxobox Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata Taxonomy articles created by Polbot All stub articles. Stamens ca 30, inserted in a complete circle; filaments far exceeding calyx lobes, slightly connate at base.

Licania tomentosa (Oiti) | Parque Municipal Belo Horizonte | Flickr

Views Read Edit View history. Leaves oblong-elliptic to oblong-lanceolate, chartaceous, 4. Janzen; Winnie Hallwachs As there are no breaks in this range of variation no basis exists for maintaining these two varieties var latifolia Hook, f. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. However, with the more abundant material now available, there is found a complete range in leaf shape from oblong-ovate to oblong-linear.


Licania tomentosa (Oiti)

Caterpillars of a possible new taxon of the Astraptes fulgerator cryptic species complex were found on L. Licania arborea Licania caldasiana Licania chiriquiensis Licania conferruminata Licania fasciculata Licania grandibracteata Licania hedbergii Licania humilis Licania kunthiana Licania longicuspidata Licania longipetala Licania megalophylla Licania michauxii — Gopher apple, ground oak Licania morii Licania platypus — Sansapote Licania pyrifolia — Merecure licania Licania rigida — oiticica Brazil Licania salicifolia Licania splendens Licania tomentosa — oitizeiro Brazil Licania vasquezii Licania velutina.

This page was last tomentoa on 30 Marchat Archived from the original PDF on licanix Calyx lobes acute, tomentellous on exterior, puberulous within. Style hirsute most oicania its length, equalling or exceeding filaments. Description – Tree to Fruit oblong; epicarp smooth, drying black; pericarp thick, fragile, fibrous, glabrous within.

Several species are used as ornamental plants. List of Licania species. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Licania Chrysobalanaceae genera Malpighiales stubs. Stipules caducous, linear, membraneous, intrapetiolar. Licania Oitizeiro Licania tomentosa Scientific classification Kingdom: Hooker described two varieties in Flora Brasiliensis, both based kicania Gardner collections from northeastern Brazil. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families.


Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Licania fruit are important food for many animals and can also be eaten by humans.

Ovary inserted at base of receptacle, lanate. Inflorescences little-branched racemose panicles or racemes, predominantly axillary, the rachis sparsely gray-tomentose.

Cultivated widely for its edible fruit and as a shade tree because of its low and very broad crown. The status of Pleragina odorata Arruda has been discussed elsewhere Prance awhere it was shown that this species must be included with L.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Petals 5, almost glabrous, with ciliate margins. Mainly due to deforestationseveral species of these shrubs and smallish trees have declined, some markedly so, and L.

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