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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Iriartea deltoidea

Plant in native habitat in Ecuador Photograph by: Genus name honors the 18th century Spanish patron of learning, Bernardo de Yriarte. Now containing plants.

Canoes last about two or three months.

The development of the investigation has begun with the palm chonta executing stages one and two in the following way:. Hollowed-out stems are used as coffins by Embera Indians in Colombia R. Through the secondary information consulted a very valuable revelation was found regarding the chuapo palm and its relation with the deltoidda orejiamarillo: Iriartea in bud, flower, and fruit.

Many specimens were found growing along creeks and slopes. As iriarrea result of the investigative procedure, environmental normative tools will be proposed to allow the correct use of these species; As well as the inclusion in the standard resistant earthquake that facilitates to dynamize the agroforestry structure of the region as already has been done in other places of the country with the guadua.

Two tests will be carried out where the samples will be weighed, incinerated in the kiln, subsequently weighed and the difference in the masses calculated. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link from Wikidata.



It is necessary to perform the entomological study, due to the coleopteran species found at the time of cutting the palms for laboratory tests, due to their variety and importance it is necessary to evaluate their biological and ecological function within the biosystem. The numerous pinnae are fan-shaped, and held in various planes.

Under extreme cold conditions we recommend you keep this palm as dry as possible, and well wrapped up. We explored whether palm growth responds to: The type of Deckeria corneto consists of four sheets, with a leaf section and rachillae with sta-minate and pistillate flowers. Determination of apparent density of the sample [ 5 ]: The soft central ground tissue is removed from delltoidea center of the stem, and base and apex fashioned into bow and stern. Bocas del Toro, mainland Panama.

But the struggle deltoidsa not only to preserve the parrot but its ‘home’, that is why a study of the population dynamics of the Chuapo palm has been done sinceand in a recent phase the measurement of the rates of Mortality and growth in each. There remain a few somewhat dubious taxapublished in L’Illustration Horticole in Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Publisher Kampong Publications, California. Iriartea weberbaueri Burret Iriartea xanthorhiza Klotzsch ex Linden.

Leavesm long, bushy; pinnae numerous, longitudinally split, spreading iriratea different planes, green on both sides. Determination of lignin [ 8 ]: Inflorescence pendulous at anthesis, to 2 m long, buds developing below crownshaft and irairtea at first, soon becoming de-curved and eventually horn-shaped; peduncle terete, curved, cm long, half-encircling stem and then abruptly narrowing to cm in diam.

It is known by such names as bombona which can also refer to other deotoidea, e. The leaves are used for iruartea and basketry. Sign In or Create an Account.

Nevertheless, the drivers of this unusual growth strategy are poorly known. Comprehensive information on the plants range and habitat, brief description, some uses and almost photos.


Stages 1 and 2 of the process will be performed comparing the two specimens proposed with Guadua angustifolia, taking the latter as a reference, and providing qualitative and quantitative information on the research of each of the palms; Oriented to understand and consolidate the way in which it should be given the sustainable use or if possible a sustainable productive chain, based on the functioning of an integrated iriarteq that allows to offer social, economic and environmental opportunities to the communities that currently work With the chonta; And to those who could benefit from the correct use of the slur.

The type of Iriartea phaeocarpa consists of a seedling only, which is illustrated in Irlartea For warm subtropical and tropical areas. Brazilian Flora Arecaceae Palms: Since these are so heavy they are only used for downstream travel.

Iriartea deltoidea – Useful Tropical Plants

Stem to 20 m tall and cm in diameter, often swollen in the middle. Published on the internet http: The fruit are also eaten by humans, and the wood is used for construction and in handicraft.

The leaves are up to 5 m long, and pinnate. It is deltoudea most common tree in many forests in which it occurs. These palms are canopy trees growing to 20—35 m tall. Inflorescence cream coloured in flower, the numerous pendulous branches to 1.

Dugand believed that the type locality could deltoiea in present-day Colombia. It naturally occurs in wet rainforest or seasonally wet forest in low montane locations.

The type of Iriartea megalocarpa is no longer extant at B, and no isotypes are known. Introduction and the Iriarteinae.

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