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pa·pa·ya

(pă-pī'yăh),
The fruit of the papaw (pawpaw), Carica papaya (family Caricaceae), a tree of the tropic Americas; it possesses a proteolytic action and is the source of papain.
Synonym(s): carica
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Inhibition of respiration at site I by asimicin, an insecticidal acetogenin of the pawpaw, Asimina triloba (Annonaceae).
Worcester: Patricia Counihan, Alexis Cristo, Danielle Davini, Michael Kittridge, Alyssa Lemenager, Danielle Lemieux, Asimina Markopoulos, Stella Moraitis, Anglea Oslowski, Laura Paladino, Chad Remillard-Sims, Rebecca Shirazi and Lucia Yepez.
Clonal structure and genetic variation in Asimina triloba Dunal (Annonaceae) revealed by the M13 "DNA fingerprinting" probe.
saccharum 4 X X X X Actaea pachypoda* 7* X* X* X* Aesculus glabra 5 X X X X Ageratina altissima 2 X X X X Agrimonia parviflora 4 X X X ALLIARTA PETIOLATA -- X Allium tricoccum* 7* X* X* Anemone acutiloba* 8* X* X* X* Antennaria neglecta 3 X X Arisaema dracontium 5 X Arisaema triphyllum 4 X X X Asarum canadense 5 X X Asimina triloba 6 X X X X Aspenium platyneuron 3 X BERBER1S THUNBERGII -- X Boehmeria cylindrica 3 X X X X Brachyelytrum erectum 6 X Campanulastrum americanum 4 X Campsis radicans 1 X Cardamine concatenata 5 X Carex grayi 5 X Carex jamesii 4 X Carex laxiflora* 7* X* X* X* Carex tribuloides var.
2011) in South and Central America, as well as species of Asimina in Florida (NORMAN and CLAYTON, 1986) and Uvariodendron in tropical Africa (GOTTSBERGER et al.
Small Large Species Seedlings Saplings Saplings Sassafras albidum 4300 1600 545 Celtis occidentalis 1700 100 25 Quercus alba 1100 -- -- Quercus velutina 800 -- -- Carya texana 300 200 95 Ulmus americana 300 -- 15 Prunus serotina 200 100 375 Morus alba 100 -- 45 Cercis canadensis 100 -- 20 Asimina triloba 100 -- -- Carya tomentosa -- 50 -- Ulmus rubra -- -- 145 Robinia pseudoacacia -- -- 75 Crataegus mollis -- -- 5 Tilia americana -- -- 5 Fraxinus lanceolata -- -- 5 Juglans nigra -- -- 5 Cornus drummondii 200 200 10 Toxicodendron radicans 7700 -- -- Rubus allegheniensis 1200 -- -- Ribes missouriense 900 -- -- Totals 19000 2250 1370
paludosa Oak McDonald Quercus macdonaldii Oak Valley Quercus lobata Paloverde Texas Cercidium texanum Papaya Carica papaya Paradise-tree Simarouba glauca Pawpaw Bigflower Asimina obovata Pawpaw Smallflower Asimina parviflora Peach Prunus persica Peppertree Brazil Schinus terebinthifolia Pigeon-plum Coccoloba diversifolia Pine Bolander's Pinus contorta var.
Saplings of Asimina triloba (pawpaw) and sugar maple were common in the understory along with the native shrub Lindera benzoin (spicebush).
1999), dentro de esta familia, los cuatros generos de mayor importancia economica, por su calidad fruticola y potencial farmaceutico, son Annona, Rollinea, Uvaria y Asimina.
Species Years when present C value None in years 1-5 Acer saccharum 17-50 4 Crataegus crus-galli 17-50 4 Liparis loeselh 17 4 Galium triflorum 27-50 5 Ophioglossum vulgatum 27 4 Lactuca floridana 35-50 5 Carex amphibola 38 8 Carex radiata 38 4 Rubus occidentales 38 4 Smilax lasioneuron 38 4 Fraxinum americana 38-50 4 Leersia virginica 38-50 4 Asimina triloba 50 6 Carya ovata 50 4 Galium circaezans 50 7 Packera obovata 50 7 Prunus serotina 50 4 Ranunculus recurvatus 50 5 Symphyotrichum shortii 50 6