Manihot esculenta


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Manihot esculenta

the cassava plant, a member of the Euphorbiaceae family. The tuber is used for food but contains high levels of cyanogenetic glycosides and can cause poisoning in animals if fed to them raw. Called M. dulcis, M. utilissima, cassava, manioc, tapioca.
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Evidence on lhe origin of cassava: phylogeography of Manihot esculenta," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 96, pp.
Nymphs and adults, Zonocerus were not attracted to the site of food plants like Aspilia africana, Acalypha wilkesiana, Manihot esculenta and C.
Resumen: El acaro verde Mononychellus tanajoa es una plaga importante de la yuca Manihot esculenta (Euphorbiaceae) en el nordeste del estado de Maranhao, Brasil.
CO5 is a variety of Manihot esculenta in which the starch content is considerably high and can be recommended as a functional food.
Respecto al resto de los morfotipos descritos, algunos de ellos son similares a plantas domesticadas como Zea mays (poliedricos) (Figura 4a) y Manihot esculenta Crantz (forma de campana) (Figura 4b); empero, dado que todavia es necesario ampliar la colecta de la flora del area de estudio, por el momento, optamos por la prudencia, antes de proponer una identificacion taxonomica.
La mandioca, Manihot esculenta Cranz, pertenece a la familia Euphorbiaceae, es de ciclo estival y originaria de America, recibiendo numerosos apelativos identificatorios, como "yuca", "cassava " y " tapioca" en Centroamerica, "mandioca" en Argentina y Brasil, "mandio" en Paraguay.
2] is in agreement with other reports on Brassica campestris (Chi and Pua, 1989), Capsicum annuum (Hyde and Philips, 1996), Manihot esculenta (Zhang et al.