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Synonyms for hackberry

any of various trees of the genus Celtis having inconspicuous flowers and small berrylike fruits

small edible dark purple to black berry with large pits


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Vegetation along this axis transitioned from areas dominated by oaks, alligator juniper, and manzanita (Arctostaphylos pungens) that loaded negatively on this axis to areas dominated by netleaf hackberry, Arizona sycamore, Acacia and Mimosa species, and other areas with high vegetation volume in the understory and midstory that loaded positively on this axis.
More than 70% of the nests we found at the Gila River were constructed in boxelder; another 20% were constructed in Arizona alder (Alnus oblongifolia), Fremont cottonwood, Goodding's willow (Salix gooddingii), and netleaf hackberry (Celtis reticulate, Table 1).
Post oak (Quercus stellata), blackjack oak (Quercus marilandica), Lacey oak (Quercus laceyi), netleaf hackberry (Celtis reticulata), and honey mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa) are also present.
Vegetation at higher elevations was composed of green sprangletop (Leptochloa dubia), grassland croton (Croton dioicus), cane bluestem (Bothriochloa barbinodis), netleaf hackberry (Celtic reticulata), redberry juniper (juniperus pinchotia), and catclaw acacia.
Other dominant, woody vegetation at the river site included netleaf hackberry (Celtis laevigata), spiny hackberry (Celtis pallida), retama (Parkinsonia aculeata), black willow (Salix nigra) and mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa).
Other species of trees conspicuous in the densely wooded riparian zone include netleaf hackberry (Celtis reticulata), little walnut (Juglans microcarpa), desert willow (Chilopsis linearis) and rose-fruited juniper (Juniperus coahuilensis).