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Germinação e vigor de sementes de gabiroba em função do tamanho do fruto e semente
The knowledge on biometric aspects of fruits and seeds and their influence on germination are important for the production and properties of native species. This study aimed at evaluating theExpand
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Postharvest conservation of the tuberous roots of Pachyrhizus Ahipa (Wedd) Parodi.
This paper aimed to evaluate the effects of storage periods on the conservation of Pachyrhizus ahipa roots at different temperatures and packaging materials. The roots were harvested, washed, packedExpand
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Campomanesia adamantium (Cambess.) O. Berg seed desiccation: influence on vigor and nucleic acids.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the sensitivity of Campomanesia adamantium seeds to desiccation by drying in activated silica gel (fast) and under laboratory conditions (slow). To assess theExpand
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Plant-pollinator interactions in Crambe abyssinica Hochst. (Brassicaceae) associated with environmental variables.
Despite the economic importance of Crambe abyssinica, the present study is the first report on bees that occur with this species, and could aid in developing alternative methods for controllingExpand
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Floral biology of Tropaeolum majus L. (Tropaeolaceae) and its relation with Astylus variegatus activity (Germar 1824) (Coleoptera: Melyridae)
Tropaeolum majus L. (nasturtium) is a culture popularly known by its medicinal, ornamental and culinary utility. This work aimed to evaluate the interaction between Astylus variegatus (Germar 1824)Expand
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Emergence and initial growth of Hancornia speciosa (Gomes) seedlings with different substrates and water availability
Hancornia speciosa is a promising fruit species due to the high protein content of its fruit. However, there is little information about its production, with a lack of information concerning theExpand
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Effect of storage in overcoming seed dormancy of Annona coriacea Mart. seeds.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of pre-treatments on overcoming dormancy of A. coriacea seeds. Seeds were processed and stored in polyethylene bags at temperatures of at -18°C (42%Expand
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GERMINATION OF Parkia pendula (Wild.)Benth. ex Walp. (Fabaceae) SEEDS UNDER DIFFERENT OSMOTIC POTENTIALS
This work aimed to obtain information on the germination behavior of the species Parkia pendula (“Angelim-saia” in Portuguese) regarding osmotic potentials, establishing thus its tolerance level toExpand
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Feeding preference of Plutella xylostella for leaves treated with plant extracts.
Plutella xylostella L. is one of the main agents to cause damages to plants of Brassica genus, provoking negative impacts in cultures. The use of botanical extracts in plants protection has beenExpand
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Botanical Extracts of the Brazilian Savannah Affect Feeding and Oviposition of Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae)
The indiscriminate use of synthetic insecticides caused an increase in the resistance of Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) to almost all classes of insecticides, as wellExpand
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