balsa

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balsa

a very lightweight timber, easy to carve to fit limbs, used for making individual splints.
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Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae) present in the flowers of the balsa wood Ochroma lagopus Swartz, 1788
en Ochroma lagopus Sw (Bombacaceae), Balso, (Guagliumi, 1966).
As especies florais a seguir constituem relatos ocasionais de intoxicacao de abelhas Apis pelo nectar no Brasil e tambem nao estiveram presentes nas colmeias pesquisadas: Ochroma lagopus (Bombacaceae) (PAULA et al.