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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Vessels solitary and in short radial multiples. Flowers are cm across, yellow, produced during the wet season above the crown and thus not conspicuous.

Apeiba membranacea Spruce ex Benth. Fruits look just like a black sea urchin, with dense, woody, blunt spines covering a woody capsule about 10 cm across. They xpeiba throughout the dry season, and crack open to reveal tiny seeds in a sweet pulp that are dispersed by animals. Body ray cells procumbent with over 4 rows Fibers with simple to minutely bordered pits.

PEINE MONO (Apeiba membranacea)

Moulding Molding operations are rated as fair. Flowering branch Photograph by: It is a big tree, membranaceea attains heights from 30 to 35 m, with a diameter at breast height between 50 to 80 cm. Click to Display 25 Total Images.

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The wood is light and used for boxes or floats, but not sold commercially. Corteza exterior gris membranaceea con lenticelas negras.

Boards 13 – Dry kiln schedules for commercial woods. It is mostly reported as an element of secondary, rarely primary, formations. Now containing plants. Close-up of the flowers Photograph by: Scientific Name Synonyms Apeiba echinata Gaertn. Prismatic crystals in the ray cells. The petiole is swollen where it meets the leaf. Natural Habitat Apeiba membranacea is found in the tropical humid or perhumid rain forests of tropical America. Trade Name Peine Mono.

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Luster It is reported to be high in luster. Air seasoning is reported to be moderate.

Last update on Occasionally the diameter reaches cm. Axial parenchyma in marginal or in seemingly marginal bands. Reinaldo Aguilar Looking into the canopy Photograph by: Andreas Kay Fruit Photograph by: Actual Dry Kiln Program http: Fittings 19 – Silica in Timbers.

Vessels per mm2 more than 20 very abundant. Drying Defects Ease of Drying: 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.


Juvenile leaves are sometimes toothed, but adult leaves are not. Tree Atlas of Panama. Odor Membramacea and taste are indistinct.

Available for download from the Internet. The bark is gray with black lenticels arranged in vertical lines. Both heartwood and sapwood are light yellow in colour and not clearly demarcated. Florece y fructifica de mayo a diciembre. Scientific Name Apeiba membranacea Spruce ex Benth. Apeiba membranacea is found in the tropical humid or perhumid rain forests of tropical America. Only the other Apeiba and the two Luehea are similar.

Kembranacea membranacea Spruce ex Benth.

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Dick Culbert Creative Commons Attribution 2. Base of the trunk Photograph by: Risk of cupping and checking is reported.

Tangential diameter of vessel lumina to micras medium. Mature and immature fruits Photograph by: Until recently, this species was referred to membramacea A. General Housing 10 – Silica in Timbers. Boring Boring operations are reported to be fair. Rays 1 to 4 seriate. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern.