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Adsorptive remediation of hexavalent chromium from synthetic wastewater by a natural and ZnCl2 activated Sterculia guttata shell.
Other species such as Hallea ledermannii, Aframomum cereum, Sterculia tragacantha, Bambusa vulgaris, and Cola gigantea were scarce and were recorded only in the lowest pressure stand.
In the three types of rainforest the vegetation is composed of arboreal species such as: Pouteria zapota, Manilkara zapota, Pterocarpus rohrii, Platimiscyum yucatanum, Sterculia mexicana, Brosimum alicastrum, Guarea bijuga and Spondias mombin; and species of palm such as: Astrocarium mexicanum, Chamaedorea tepejilote and Reinhardtia gracilis (SEDESPA 2004, De la Cruz-Felix 2008).
Sterculic oil is extracted from the seeds of the wild almond tree known as Sterculia foetida.
9) Olmak: Sterculia villosa, a tree with a bark providing strong fibre, suitable for making strips to attach to baskets to carry heavy materials.
Analise de populacoes de Sterculia apetala em diferentes cenarios de manejo da paisagem e sua influencia no oferecimento futuro de habitat reprodutivo para Anodorhynchus hyacintinus no Pantanal.
Activite antidrepanocytaire et thermodegradation des anthocyanes extraits de Sterculia quinqueloba et Ficus capensis.
BAP is reported to have favored axillary shoot proliferation from cotyledonary nodes of several other tree species including Sterculia urens [8], Dalbergia sissoo [9], Achras sapota [10], and Punica granatu [11].
Los generos mas ricos fueron, Inga (17 especies), Neea (7), Miconia, Guarea, Sterculia y Virola (5); Brosimum, Casearia, Cecropia, Naucleopsis, Nectandra, Protium y Sloanea con (4), estos 13 generos suman 76 especies y agrupan el 29% del total de especies; muestran similitud a los registrados en Cocha Cashu, donde Inga abarca cerca de 30 especies; de igual manera este genero es frecuentemente la mas diversa en parcelas de zonas bajas y de bosques mas montanosos.
More rarely Tamarindus indica, Piliostigma reticulatum, Mitragyna inermis (in temporary flooded depressions), Acacia (Faidherbia) albida or Sterculia setigera were still present.