screwbean


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Related to screwbean: Prosopis pubescens
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Synonyms for screwbean

shrub or small tree of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico having spirally twisted pods

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522 Fourwing saltbush (Atriplex canescens) 0 0 Russian olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia) 0 0 Screwbean mesquite (Prosopis puhescens) 0.
While investigating the insect communities associated with North American mesquite plants, I discovered that screwbean mesquite (Prosopis pubescens) is absent in many localities where it was previously recorded, including half of the extent of its range along the Rio Grande and along almost all of the Gila and Salt rivers.
The loss of screwbean mesquite is another indicator of the impact human disturbance is having on southwestern riparian communities and hopefully can also be an indicator of the return of native bosques in the future.
Other recently vacated thrones, with the previous champ's point totals: cajeput-tree (300), castorbean (49), Allegheny chinkapin (155), Ozark chinkapin (124), littleleaf cyrilla (61), September elm (271), Lindheimer hackberry (127), scrub hickory (121), screwbean mesquite (84), and water-elm (313).
Dominant species of the canopy include screwbean mesquite (Prosopsis pubescens), honey mesquite (P.
volunteer honey mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa Torrey, Fabaceae) and screwbean mesquite (Prosopis pubescens Benth.
glandulosa, 2000 Screwbean, Prosopis 48 27 37 84 pubescens, 2001 Velvet, Prosopis 196 46 60 257 velutina, 1993 Wstrn honey, Prosopis 104 33 83 158 glandulosa var.
glandulasa, 2000 Screwbean, Prosopis pubescens, 2001 48 27 Velvet, Prosopis velutina, 1993 196 46 Western honey, Prosopis glandulosa 99 28 var.
glandulosa, 1997 172 57 87 251 Screwbean, Prasopis pubescens, 1983 [*] 39 30 36 78 Screwbean, Prasopis pubescens, 1983 [*] 35 28 40 73 Velvet, Prasopis velutina, 1993 196 46 60 257 Western honey, Prasopis glandulosa var.