Ebenaceae


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Ebenaceae

[‚eb·ə′nās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of dicotyledonous plants in the order Ebenales, in which a latex system is absent and flowers are mostly unisexual with the styles separate, at least distally.

Ebenaceae

 

a family of dicotyledonous trees and shrubs. The leaves are usually alternate and entire. The regular flowers are for the most part unisexual and three– to seven-parted. The fruit most often is a berry. There are about 450 species, making up five to seven genera. The plants occur mainly in the tropics and subtropics. In the USSR species of the largest genus—Diospyros (persimmon)—grow in the Caucasus. Many Ebenaceae yield valuable lumber (ebony) and edible fruit.

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Os frutos do mabolo (Diospyros discolor Willd), frutifera pertencente a familia Ebenaceae, sao achatados, com altura de 5 a 6 cm e diametro de 8 a 10 cm, recoberto externamente por epiderme pilosa de coloracao laranja-avermelhado a marrom-escuro (Meletti, 2000) e a polpa e branca, cremosa e contem 8 ou mais sementes de coloracao marrom-escuro (Donadio et al.
Conversely, all forests except white sand have unique families not found in the other forest plots: terra firme (Capparidacea, Caricaceae, Malpighiacea, Memecyle, Quiinaceae, Staphyleaceae, Tiliaceae, Urticaceae, Verbenace), palm (Humiriaceae), varzea (Bixaceae, Ebenaceae, Ochnaceae, Opiliaceae, Pichramnaceae, Vochyciaceae) and igapo (Aquifoliaceae, Lamiaceae, Salicaeae).
The families of plants visited for nectar and pollens belonged to Asteraceae Cisteraceae Cucurbitaceae Ebenaceae Fabaceae Iridaceae Lamiaceae Malvaceae Myrtaceae Plantaginaceae Rosaceae Solanaceae and Verbenaceae.
The fruits, leaves and young steams of the families Mimosaceae, Ebenaceae, Oleaceae, Borraginaceae, Rutaceae and Caesalpinaceae consumed by goats constitute around 78% of the animal diet during the growing season.
Diospyros celebica or Diospyros macassar of the Family Ebenaceae.
Batsch Nome comum Familia Citricas Laranjeira Rutaceae Limoeiro Rutaceae Tangerineira Rutaceae Ponkan Tangerineira Rutaceae King Deciduas Caquizeiro Ebenaceae Macieira Rosaceae Nectarineira Rosaceae Pereira Rosaceae Pessegueiro Rosaceae TABELA 2--Distribuicao e analise faunistica das especies de Chrysomelidae coletadas de setembro de 2004 a junho de 2006, no pomar do Colegio Agricola Estadual Augusto Ribas, Ponta Grossa-PR.
family Japanese prunes Rosaceae 3 Coffee-plant Rubiaceae 1 Khaki-plant Ebenaceae 2 Mate-plant Aquifoliaceae 3 Guava Myrtaceae 3 "Ipe-roxo" Bignoniaceae 3 Ligustro Oleaceae 2 1) Gallo et al.
Plants belonging to families Acanthaceae, Apocynaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Angelicae, Araceae, Asclepiadaceae, Berberidaceae, Buxaceae, Combretaceae, Compositae, Coniferae, Cyperaceae, Ebenaceae, Ericaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Fumariaceae, Gentianaceae, Guttiferae, Lamiaceae, Leguminosae, Lilliaceae, Lycopodiaceae, Malvaceae, Magnoliaceae, Menispermaceae, Mollugi-naceae, Moraceae, Musaceae, Nelumbonaceae, Papaveraceae, Piperaceae, Rubiaceae, Rutaceae, Sapotaceae, Solanaceae and Tamaricaceae have been reported to have AChE inhibitory potential.
Macassar ebony is from the Family Ebenaceae, Diospyros celebica.