Entradas sobre Burseraceae escritas por plantasdecolombia. Bursera simaruba – Burseraceae Búsqueda Rápida – Familia, género o especie. Buscar. Article: La familia Burseraceae en el estado de Aguascalientes, México. Add this to your Mendeley library Report an error. Summary; Details; MODS; BibTeX. Abstract. An account of the species of trees and shrubs of the family Burseraceae in the state of Aguascalientes, Mexico is presented. It includes a key for the.

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The phylogenetic history and historical biogeography of the frankincense and myrrh family Burseraceae based on nuclear and chloroplast sequence data.

Protium heptaphyllum

For example, if it were determined that what are called Protium in Asia and in Amazonia are not monophyletic i. For example, most if not all of the clade that includes Protium altsonii Sandwith, P. Similar results from other studies [5] [14] find that Beiselia mexicanaa native fxmilia Mexico, is basal to the remaining Burseraceae.

Commonly known as tabonuco or gommier, also candlewoodDacryodes excelsa is a large, dominant tree found in Puerto Rico and other parts of the Caribbean. Three additional groups of species merit similar investigations.

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Phylogeography of edaphic specialist and generalist species of Protium Burseraceae: The family includes both trees and shrubsand is native to tropical regions of Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Barriers to Progress Famllia obstacles to progress in the study of the Burseraceae are those faced by all Amazonian botanists, but this does not make them any less damaging nor bring them closer to resolution.


Bursercaeae Commons has media related to Burseraceae. Molecular phylogeny and to a lesser extent morphology are changing the composition and structure of tribe Canarieae.

Well-supported phylogenies can be used to test hypotheses for a spectrum of issues, such as the origins and affinities of lineages, e. Retrieved from ” https: This page was last edited on 19 Decemberat First, Dacryodes excelsa familja the Canarieae is an important old-growth species found in the Caribbean.

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Reconstructions buurseraceae biogeography using the phylogeny of the Burseraceae points to a Northern Hemisphere origin with subsequent migrations into Africa, Asia and the New World Tropics Weeks et al. Second, Bursera simaruba of the Burserinae is a fast-growing ornamental that is one of a few representatives of the primarily tropical family in the United States.

It would be impossible to obtain an understanding of the burseracwae relationships of a region like the Antilles without both a molecular phylogeny and a thorough study of herbarium and living material. The remainder of the tribe comprises two small genera, Crepidospermum 6 burserxceae and Tetragastris Current Challenges in the Protieae One issue that will be helped by molecular studies at infra- specific rank is the question of whether one or more clusters of names that have been synonymized are in fact complexes of closely related species; these include Protium decandrum Aubl.

Manual of leaf architecture. Finally, the surprising number of Andean Protium species, most of them recently discovered bursreaceae still undescribed, invite investigation as to whether colonization of montane habitats has occurred multiple times and relatively recently. A Broader View of Amazonian Burseraceae Our rapidly improving understanding of Burseraceae systematics and biogeography, combined with the family’s diversity, ecological importance, and habitat specialization in the Amazon region, make it an excellent group for studying the Amazon flora.


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Research on the Burseraceae, with over taxa in the Amazon, is rapidly arriving at butseraceae point where the family can be used effectively both as a tool for conservation and as a model for studying the processes influencing the origin and maintenance of high diversity in the Amazonian flora. Bursereae subtribe Burserinae Bursera Commiphora myrrh. Finally, the namesakes of the family Boswellia carterii frankincense and Commiphora abyssinica myrrh are important economically and medicinally in several parts of the world.

A taxonomic revision of Protium Burm.

Buurseraceae approaches are already making inroads into some of the most stubborn problems in higher-level Burseraceae classification, and examples have been cited of issues where this will prove to be the case at lower ranks as well, but additional tools hold great promise. City University of New York. The Burseraceae are characterized by the nonallergenic resin they produce in virtually all plant tissue and famili distinctive smooth, yet flaking, aromatic bark. Meanwhile, there is still a severe shortage of professional and productive in the sense of publications botanists based in Amazonia; there are still campuses of federal universities that do not have a single Ph.

Characterization of the balm of an Egyptian mummy from the Seventh Century B.