Find technical and marketing information for lesser-used tropical timber species, LUS. Learn more on our Araracanga (Aspidosperma macrocarpon) page. H Aspidosperma macrocarpon Mart. is an accepted name. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Aspidosperma (family Apocynaceae). Synchronism between Aspidosperma macrocarpon (Apocynaceae) resources allocation and the establishment of the gall inducer Pseudophacopteron sp.

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Aspidosperma macrocarpon – Useful Tropical Plants

Vessels per mm2 10 to 20 abundant. Texture Fine texture is reported in this species.

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Poles 3 – Estudo dendrologico e determinacao das caracteristicas fisicas e mecanicas do genipapo Genipa americana. Assuming the morphological similarity between host leaves and intralaminar galls, a gradient from non-galled leaves towards galls should be generated, establishing a morpho-physiological continuum.

Aspidosperma macrocarpon

Luster Luster is moderate to high. Careful drying is recommended. It is considered to be moderately difficult to season Drying Defects: Sawing Cutting resistance is generally low. Scientific Name Synonyms Macaglia macrocarpa Mart. Fibers with distinctly bordered pits.


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In Axial parenchyma absent or extremely rare, non visible with magnifying glass 8x. Actual Dry Kiln Program http: General Housing 10 – Silica in Timbers. Crossties 8 macrocarppn Maderas latinoamericas.

Natural Habitat It is found in lowland and low elevation montane rain forests up to m of altitude, in primary and secondary formations.

The leaves were infested in October, galls developed along the year, and gall senescence took place from March to September, together with host leaves. Basic Density or Specific Gravity O.

Bridges 2 – 25 madeiras da amazonia de valor comercial, caracterizacao, macroscopica, usos comuns e indices qualificativos. The nutrients were asppidosperma consumed by the growing leaves, by the time of gall induction. Odor typical odor, bitter taste. The levels of carbohydrates were higher in galls than in non-galled leaves in time-based analyses, which indicateed their potential sink functionality.

Steps 17 – Tree Conservation Database. Aspidosperma species exudate a milk. Flooring 14 – Handbook of Hardwoods.


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Nailing Nailing properties are poor. Color The sapwood is yellow, the heartwood is reddish yellow color. In Brazil, the range for this species is the cerrado forests. The phenology, infestation of galls, and the carbohydrate and nitrogen contents were monthly evaluated in individuals, from September to September Scientific Name Aspidosperma macrocarpon Mart. Rays more than 10 per mm abundant. Planing This species is easy marocarpon plane. A population of Aspicosperma macrocarpon Apocynaceae with leaf galls induced by a Pseudophacopteron sp.

Drying Defects Ease of Drying: Aspidosperms Description The size of the mature tree is reported to be small to medium, attaining heights up to 20 to 30 m, and diameters of about 40 to 60 cm. Tangential diameter of vessel lumina micras or less very small.

Boring Boring operations are reported to be fair.

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