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Iriartea deltoidea. Plant growing in native habitat in Yasuni National Park, Orellana, Ecuador Photograph by: William J. Baker Image credit to Palmweb. Common Names: Stilt Palm, Copa Palm, Barrigona Palm, Huacrapona (local name). Distribution & Habitat: South American rainforest. Abstract. Stem development in palms usually involves the building up of a trunk of maximum diameter before emerging from the ground. Unlike most arboreal.

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The type of Iriartea phaeocarpa consists of a seedling only, which is illustrated in Martius Perhaps the most common native tree species in Ecuador, occurring in all provinces that include moist lowland areas. Published on the Internet at http: In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Animals as toucans, tapirs, monkeys, pigs and rodents eat the fruits. Navigation menu Personal tools Log in.

The leaves are used for thatching and deltpidea. Inflorescence cream coloured in flower, the numerous pendulous branches to 1.

Arenal Hanging Bridges, Costa Rica. They are made up of elements among which are living beings organized at different hierarchical levels. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link from Wikidata. Pinnae shape and fruit size are not considered significant. Fruits dull bluish black, globose, ca. Large specimens are selected and carefully felled. Can’t read the image? Guidelines Upcoming Special Issues. Geographic distribution of Iriartea deltoidea.


Home Publications Conferences Register Contact. Genus name honors the 18th century Spanish patron of learning, Bernardo de Yriarte. In the same way, 3 tests will be performed using the gravimetric method. The thick, heavy trunk is split open and the spongy cortex is removed, leaving the hard, sturdy outer trunk which is fashioned into flooring. Agri and Aquaculture Journals Dr. It furthers the Deltidea objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.


Prop roots Photograph by: Our findings contribute to an understanding of the factors that make I. On the other hand, the chuapo and the chonta are today characterized by contemporary constructors as a “very hard material that wears and damages the cutting tools”.

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Systematics at different levels. If you iriartfa like to support this deeltoidea, please consider Donating. Many Special Thanks to Ed Vaile for his long hours of tireless editing and numerous contributions. Many specimens were found growing along creeks and slopes.

This study seeks to execute seven investigative stages and to execute it was divided into two parts beginning by taking one of the species, in this case the chonta, applying the respective phases of investigation and in parallel, to perform the same procedure with the chuapo. The holotype of Iriartea deltoidea consists of five sheets with a seedling, section of leaf, and piece of rachilla with pistillate flowers. The behavior of the chonta wood during the construction of the prototype, was classified as excellent, since it is a material of great hardness and resistance that in turn counts on deltoidae degree of flexibility that allows to work it and to mold it according to the design.

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AAU palm archive’ Image credit to Palmweb. Milling of a certain amount of palm was carried irizrtea until passing through a sieve of a certain diameter.

Photo by Mauricio Caixeta. Common in its native home, it is little known in cultivation and should be much more widely grown. June 16, ; Published date: Palmweb – Palms of the World Online Palmweb It is usual in Iriartea for lowland populations below ca.


Under extreme cold conditions we recommend you keep this palm as dry as possible, and well wrapped up. Developmental evidence helps resolve the evolutionary origins of anther appendages in Globba Zingiberaceae. Canoes last about two or three months. The objective of the present research is to analyze the structure, behavior and applicability of the integrated biosystems, through the study of the ancestral, current and potential uses of the sucker palms – Socratea Exhorriza and chonta – Deltoideea Deltoidea ; And how its ecosystem functioning provides us with environmental goods and services; Which until now have not been thoroughly reviewed and therefore many of its properties are unknown.

The canoes are widely used for shortening trips, especially long overland trips where short-cuts can be made by river. Publisher Kampong Publications, California. The black stilt roots can reach 1 meter or less. Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

Select your language of interest to view the total content in your interested language. Deltoidda then, environmental authorities together with different entities are committed to its conservation with a project built on the basis of effort and dedication. Such is the demand for these temporary canoes that many of the larger specimens of Iriartea have been felled in this area. Since these are so heavy they are only used for downstream travel.

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