Lecythis zabucaja

  • T. K. Lim


L. zabucaja is indigenous to the equatorial rainforests of the Guianas, E Venezuela, central and W Amazonia.


Sulphur Amino Acid Inferior Ovary Equatorial Climate Globulin Protein Fissure Bark 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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