Bertholletia excelsa


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Synonyms for Bertholletia excelsa

tall South American tree bearing brazil nuts

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Properties, biosynthesis and processing of a sulfur-rich protein in Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa H.B.K.), European Journal of Biochemistry, v.
EXTRACAO ASSISTIDA POR ULTRASSOM E CARACTERIZACAO DO OLEO DA CASTANHA-DO-BRASIL (Bertholletia excelsa H.B.K.)
Tomic, "Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa HBK) proteins: fractionation, composition, and identification of a sulfur-rich protein," Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol.
Fruit removal and natural seed dispersal of the Brazil nut tree (Bertholletia excelsa) in Central Amazonia, Brazil.
In any case, we have a uniform canopy showing a landscape with median height, with emerging plants standing out in the canopy, being the main representatives (Bertholletia excelsa, Dinizia excelsa, Caryocar villosum, Tachigali myrmecophyla).
The Brazilian nut is an edible seed produced by the colossal tree, Bertholletia excelsa (Humb.
Amazon trees that carry the most carbon Species Percent of total biomass Eperua fakata 1.93 Eschweilera coriacea 1.87 Bertholletia excelsa 1.31 Qualea rosea 1.27 Chlorocardium rodiei 1.17 SOURCE: S.
He called it Bertholletia excelsa, employing the Latin word for "tall." Indeed, it is one of the giants of the forest.
Several Euglossinae bees are important pollinators of economically important plants; for example, Eulaema nigrita pollinates the Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa HBK) (Motta Maues 2002), and Euglossa vividisima and Eulaema sp.
Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa, Bonpl) is a gap-dependent canopy emergent tree requiring high light levels to reach maturity [1, 2] and that relies on scatter-hoarding agoutis (Dasyprocta sp.) to release seeds from the woody pericarp fruit [3].
Couroupita guianensis, whose common names include ayahuma and the cannonball tree, is an evergreen tree allied to the Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa) and is native to tropical northern South America and to the southern Caribbean.