TITLE

ANATOMIA DE LA MADERA DE OCHO ESPECIES CON IMPORTANCIA EN LAS ARTESANIAS DEL ESTADO DE MICHOACAN

AUTHOR(S)
Olvera, Carmen de la Paz Perez
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;1993, Issue 23, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper is a contribution toward the knowlege of wood anatomy of eight species of trees used for handicraft goods produced in the state of Michoacan (Mexico): Gyrocarpus jatrophifolius, Bocconia arborea, Lysiloma acapulcensis, Lysiloma microphylla, Platymiscium lasiocarpum, Cedrela dugesii, Cordia elaeagnoides, Ehretia latifolia. Descriptions of esthetic aspects and of wood structure are made. Statistical univariate analysis of measured elements is applied. Wood characters of the trees are correlated with their real and potential use.
ACCESSION #
21791683

 

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