Enterolobium


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Enterolobium

central American genus of plants in the family Mimosaceae. Includes E. cyclocarpum (conocaste tree), E. contortisiliquum (timbauba), E. gummiferum (tamboril da campo); no specific toxin identified, but cases of illness show hepatogenous photosensitization.
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Babayemi OJ Anti nutritional factors, nutritive value and in vitro gas production of foliage and fruit of Enterolobium cyclocarpum.
This character is a synapomorphy of the Chloroleucon alliance, with a reversal in Enterolobium schomburgkii (Fig.
visco 1 Fabaceae Allophylus edulis 21 Sapindaceae Celtis spinosa 1 Celtidaceae Condalia buxifolia 3 Rhamnaceae Enterolobium contortisiliquum 1 Fabaceae Eugenia uniflora 1 Myrtaceae Gleditsia amorphoides 2 Fabaceae Nectandra pichurim 1 Lauraceae Pogonopus tubulosus 1 Rubiaceae Sambucus peruviana 2 Adoxaceae Scutia buxifolia 5 Rhamnaceae Sideroxylon obtusifolium 1 Sapotaceae Urera caracasana 2 Urticaceae Vassobia breviilora 1 Solanaceae Xylosma pubescens 1 Salicaceae Unidentified bromeliad 9 Bromeliaceae Unidentified fern 1 Unidentified moss 2 Unidentified Myrtaceae 2 Myrtaceae Unidentified vine 4 Total 65 TABLE 2.
The species investigated belong to the genera Abarema, Enterolobium, Inga, and Zygia sensu Barneby and Grimes (1996, 1997).
instabilis, Enterolobium cyclocarpum, Calophylum brasiliense, Cedrela odorata, Cordia allidora, Cochlospermun vitifolium, Ficus petiolaris, F.