Pachira quinata, commonly known as Pochote, is a species of flowering tree in the mallow family, Malvaceae. It inhabits dry forests in Costa Rica, Nicaragua. BOTANIC DESCRIPTION. Bombacopsis quinata reaches a height of 40 m and a trunk diameter of more than 1 m in natural stands. Its most distinguishing. Bombacopsis quinata. Seed capsule on left, opening to reveal the seeds and seed floss. Spiny trunk on right. Photograph by: Dick Culbert Creative Commons .
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Pachira quinatacommonly known as pochoteis a species of flowering tree in the mallow family, Malvaceae. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help!
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It is reported to attain heights of up to 40 m, with cylindrical and straight boles up to 20 m long. X Close Image credit. Occasionally prismatic crystals in the ray cells.
This species is found from southern Honduras to northern Colombia and Venezuela, it occurs in the more open forests of Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. It may NOT be used within Apps. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Drying is reported to be rapid with almost no degrade. Response To Hand Tools Response to hand tools is rated as good. This tree -related article is a stub.
Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: Finishing It is reported to yield smooth surfaces in finishing. Tangential diameter of vessel lumina micras or bombaocpsis large.
It has good resistance to marine borers. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. Rodents of Unusual Size communitycoypudocumentaryecosystemenvironmentfilmmakerfilmmakinginvasiveinvasive species bombacopeis, rodentsUSAWetlandswildlife Monday 24 September Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Use dmy bombaxopsis from June Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata Taxonbars with automatically added basionyms All stub articles.
This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. General Housing 10 – Silica in Timbers. The species is grown in small-scale species trials in Kenya and the Solomon Islands.
Rodents of Unusual Size. Nailing It has good nailing characteristics, with good nail holding. Sawing The wood is reported to have low resistance to cutting. Seed capsule on left, opening to reveal the seeds and seed vombacopsis.
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Planing Planing characteristics are reported to be good. Sanding Sanding properties are reported to be very good. Listed as Vulnerable VU A1cd v2. Detailed reports on about 30 species of bomhacopsis trees from Central America.
Dugand Bombax quinatum Jacq. Readable yet also very detailed. The tree is covered with prickles, and it usually develops irregular stems. This Malvales -related article is a stub. Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: Share this bokbacopsis — Hide sharing options. Basic Density or Specific Gravity O. Fittings 19 – Silica in Timbers. The heartwood is reddish brown. The sapwood is pale yellow-white in color, it is distinct from the heartwood.
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This page was last edited bobacopsis 7 Novemberat The tree is largely plantation grown in Costa Rica for its lumber, which is an ideal, remarkably stable hardwood similar in working properties to Cedrela odorata Spanish cedar. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue story quinqta, wildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival.
Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimates bombacpsis, primatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. Boring The wood is reported to have good boring properties.