Common Name: Urunday. Astronium urundeuva. Rain forest remnant tree in open position. Photograph by: Fernando Tatagiba Creative Commons Attribution . Descriptions and articles about Astronium urundeuva in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Wikipedia. Astronium urundeuva (also referred to as Myracrodruon urundeuva) is a A. urundeuva is a broadleaf deciduous tree to 20 meters (about
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Prefers a sunny position in a well-drained soil. America – northern Argentina, Paraguay, eastern, central and northeastern Brazil, Bolivia.
Vessels per mm2 10 to 20 abundant. The wood is very heavy, durable, and strong. II, Quercus alata Q. It is ueundeuva excellent timber for external work, being used for railroad ties, telegraph posts, uurundeuva timbers, posts and piles[ 46]. Body ray cells procumbent with mostly Non-septate fibers. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can.
It grows up to meters tall with up to 80 cm bole diameter. Paling Fence Pickets 4 – Estudo dendrologico e determinacao das caracteristicas fisicas e mecanicas da bicuiba. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.
Natural Durability The wood is very resistant, even under extreme exposure conditions. Extracts of the bark have been shown to exert a urunfeuva effect and could provide benefits, along with other therapies, in neurodegenerative injuries, such as Parkinson?
Myracrodruon urundeuva – Wikipedia
Basic Density or Specific Gravity O. Turning 30 – Embassy of Honduras in Japan. Yokes 74 – World Timbers, Vol. It has a fairly high blunting effect upon toold, stellite-tipped and tungsten carbide tools are recommended; nailing and screwing are good, but pre-boring is necessary; gluing is poor.
Larger rays more than 4 seriate. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. The wood has a wide range of applications, being used in cabinet making for high class furniture, for flooring, turnery, interior and exterior joinery, heavy carpentry, tool handles, musical instruments, carving etc[ ].
Occasionally the diameter reaches cm. We have no more specific information, but a general description of muiracatiara timber is as follows: Urunday is used as a medicinal plant.
QR Code What’s this? Recent studies have shown that Urunday have potential as treatment of nerve-degenerative diseases like Parkinson? Fernando Tatagiba Creative Commons Attribution 3. Careful drying is astronimu. Beams 11 – Prospect: This astroniym was used for cross-ties grouped under the common name of “quebracho colorado” Schinopsis spp.
Grain The grain is reported to be straight or interlocked. It contains fact sheets on more than tree species from around the globe.
Dryland forests and savannahs[ ]. Drying Defects Ease of Drying: Right plant wrong place. Scientific Name Astronium urundeuva Allemao Engl. It prefers dry or moist soil and can tolerate drought.
URUNDAY (Astronium urundeuva)
If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. The seedlings grow away quickly. Identification of Tropical Woods. In the “Chaco” region it is reported to form quite homogeneous stands. Piers 9 – Maderas latinoamericanas. It is a source of muiracatiara timber. Please view the copyright link for more information. Occasionally intervess Axial parenchyma absent or extremely rare, non urundeuvx with magnifying glass 8x.
Natural Habitat Astronium urundeuva is a dominant tree occurring widely in the cerrado forests. We are currently updating this section.
Astronium urundeuva – Useful Tropical Plants
If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. Large natural stands have become scarce in many places. Our new book to be released soon is Edible Shrubs.
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