Extract from Tomas B. Croat BCI Descriptions. Spruce ex Benth., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. , Suppl. A. aspera Aubl. Peinecillo, Monkey comb, Cortezo. Find technical and marketing information for lesser-used tropical timber species, LUS. Learn more on our Peine Mono (Apeiba membranacea) page. Apeiba membranacea Spruce ex Benth., Go To Encyclopedia of Life Family: Malvaceae. Apeiba membranacea image. Web Links. Encyclopedia of Life.
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Tree Atlas of Panama.
Mature and immature fruits Photograph by: Log In New Account Sitemap. Boards 13 – Dry kiln schedules for commercial woods. Fittings 19 – Silica in Timbers.
Apeiba membranacea – Useful Tropical Plants
Actual Dry Kiln Program http: The bark is gray with black lenticels arranged in vertical lines. Until recently, this species was referred to as A. Only the other Apeiba and the two Luehea are similar. A tall forest apelba, with a slightly ribbed or irregular trunk, weakly swollen at the base to form small buttresses.
Vessels solitary and in short radial multiples. Axial parenchyma in thick bands.
PEINE MONO (Apeiba membranacea)
Natural Habitat Apeiba membranacea is found in the tropical humid or perhumid rain forests membranacae tropical America. Botanical Description It is a big tree, it attains heights from 30 to 35 m, with a diameter at breast height between 50 to 80 cm.
The three prominent leaf veins and dense ladder-like secondary veins are very distinctive. Rays 1 to 4 seriate. Fruits look just like a black sea urchin, with dense, woody, blunt spines covering a woody capsule about 10 cm across. Texture The wood is mostly coarse in texture. Prismatic crystals in non-c Occasionally rays more than 10 per mm abundant.
Scientific Name Apeiba membranacea Spruce ex Benth. Tree Atlas of Panama Description: General Housing 10 – Silica in Timbers. Florece y fructifica de mayo a diciembre.
Andreas Kay Fruit Photograph by: Grain The grain is frequently straight. Click to Display 25 Total Images. Scientific Name Synonyms Apeiba echinata Gaertn. Close-up of the seeds Photograph by: The tree is harvested from the wild for its wood and oil. The petiole is swollen where it meets the leaf. But LK apeiti A. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Apeiba membranacea Spruce ex Benth. Both heartwood and sapwood are light yellow in colour and not clearly demarcated.
Occasionally the diameter reaches cm. Tangential diameter of vessel lumina to micras medium.