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Mammea americana L.Author(s): Nadia Navarrete-Tindall; Mario A. Orellana Núñez; ñ Mario A. Orellana ez
Source: In: Vozzo, J. A., ed. Tropical Tree Seed Manual: Part II, Species Descriptions. Agric. Handb. 721. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service: 557.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionMammea americana is native to the West Indies, but is widely cultivated in the tropics in Central America and the Caribbean islands (National Germplasm Repository 1995). It is found in tropical and subtropical life zones in dry and wet forests (Lamberts and Crane 1990).
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CitationNavarrete-Tindall, Nadia; Núñez, Mario A. Orellana 2002. Mammea americana L. In: Vozzo, J. A., ed. Tropical Tree Seed Manual: Part II, Species Descriptions. Agric. Handb. 721. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service: 557.
KeywordsAbrico do para, abricotier d'Amerique, abricotier des Antilles, mamey, mammee apple, mammy fruit, Saint Domingo apricot
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