Charcoal anatomy of Brazilian species. I. Anacardiaceae.

@article{Gonalves2016CharcoalAO,
  title={Charcoal anatomy of Brazilian species. I. Anacardiaceae.},
  author={Tha{\'i}s Alves Pereira Gonçalves and Rita Scheel-Ybert},
  journal={Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias},
  year={2016},
  volume={88 3 Suppl},
  pages={
          1711-1725
        }
}
Anthracological studies are firmly advancing in the tropics during the last decades. The theoretical and methodological bases of the discipline are well established. Yet, there is a strong demand for comparative reference material, seeking for an improvement in the precision of taxonomic determination, both in palaeoecological and palaeoethnobotanical studies and to help preventing illegal charcoal production. This work presents descriptions of charcoal anatomy of eleven Anacardiaceae species… 

Figures and Tables from this paper

WOOD AND CHARCOAL ANATOMY OF FOUR MYRTACEAE SPECIES
Qualitative and quantitative changes in anatomical characteristics of charcoal from Campomanesia xanthocarpa, Eugenia pyriformis, Myrcia retorta and Plinia peruviana were described to provide its
Charcoal anatomy and NIR spectra of Spirostachys africana, Terminalia sp. and Colophospermum mopane in different carbonization process
In Mozambique, charcoal processes can result in several disturbances in natural forests. In the present study, we evaluated the effect of four carbonization methodologies on the anatomical
Charcoal anatomy of Brazilian species. II. 15 native species occurring in Atlantic or Amazon rainforest.
TLDR
Increased knowledge of the charcoal and wood anatomy of native tropical species may improve taxonomic identification, thereby increasing accordingly the amount and quality of data for sociocultural inferences about past societies.
The effect of carbonization on the wood anatomy of Sclerolobium paniculatum Vogel
Considering the extraordinary diversity of the Brazilian Cerrado and the difficulties related to the inspection of environmental crimes, knowing the wood and charcoal anatomy of widely exploited
Neotropical Anacardiaceae (cashew family)
TLDR
A review of the systematics and structural diversity of the Anacardiaceae, with particular attention given to the morphology, economic botany, paleobotany, ecology, and taxonomy of native and naturalized genera.
Forestry control in the Brazilian Amazon I: wood and charcoal anatomy of three endangered species
The Brazilian Amazon is vastly deforested by unsustainable practices. Several species of trees are threatened by extinction and their exact number is hard to quantify. Federal laws prohibit the
Effect of carbonization on wood anatomy of three Fabaceae species from an Araucaria forest stand in Southern Brazil
The aim of this study was to measure and compare some anatomical elements of wood and charcoal of Inga vera, Machaerium paraguariense and Muellera campestris to support identification of the
A contribution to the identification of charcoal origin in Brazil III: microscopic identification of 10 Cerrado species
TLDR
This study presents the microscopic description of 10 Cerrado species and provides an identification key to aid government agents during surveillance and can be used as a part of a charcoal anatomy database focussed on preventing deforestation in Brazil and in other countries with similar problems.
Impact of carbonization parameters on anatomic aspects and near-infrared spectra of three species from Mozambique
This study characterizes charcoal from Androstachys johnsonii (Picrodendraceae), Bobgunnia madagascariensis (Fabaceae) and Sterculia quinqueloba (Malvaceae), made by different carbonization
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy for Discrimination of Charcoal from Eucalyptus and Native Cerrado Species—Contribution to a Database for Forestry Supervision
The illegal charcoal trade is an internationally well-known forest crime. In Brazil, government agents try to control it using the document of forest origin (DOF). To confirm a load’s legality, the
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 56 REFERENCES
Systematic wood anatomy of the genus Tapirira Aublet (Anacardiaceae)— a numerical approach
TLDR
The results of this study support the utility of sampling of populations in comparative wood anatomy and suggest that the infrageneric classification ofTapirira should be reevaluated.
Wood Anatomy of Anacardiaceae from India with Special Reference to Systematic Position of Rhus
The present publication provides a comprehensive wood anatomical survey of woods of Indian tree species of the family Anacardiaceae. Thirtyfive species belonging to 19 genera are described as per the
The Effect of Carbonization on wood Structure of Dalbergia Violacea, Stryphnodendron Polyphyllum, Tapirira Guianensis, Vochysia Tucanorum, and Pouteria Torta from the Brazilian Cerrado
TLDR
The present study supports the identification of charred woods, hopefully contributing to the control of charcoal production, and to palaeoenvironmental and archaeobotanical studies.
A contribution to the identification of charcoal origin in Brazil: I- anatomical characterization of corymbia and eucalyptus
Charcoal is one of the main forestry products and Brazil is the world’s largest producer. Its production from native species is estimated at 30-35% of total output. One of the major problems of the
Wood Anatomy of Trees and Shrubs from China. V. Anacardiaceae
The wood anatomy of twenty species belonging to eleven genera of Anacardiaceae native to or commonly cultivated in China is described in detail and a generic wood anatomical key is given. The wood
A contribution to the identification of charcoal origin in Brazil II - Macroscopic characterization of Cerrado species.
TLDR
This work presents the macroscopic characterization of charcoal from 25 Cerrado's species and gives directions to future identification of genera or species, and provides knowledge for government agents to verify the documents of forestry origin by fast analyzing a sample of charcoal itself.
Wood Anatomy of Lithraea Ternifolia (Gill.) Barkley ' Rom. (Anacardiaceae)
A description of the wood structure of Lithraea ternifolia (Gill.) Barkley ' Rom. (Anacardiaceae) is given. It is diffuse-porous, with pores solitary, in multiples, clusters and in chains, and small
Anatomical Changes on Charring Six African Hardwoods
TLDR
Comparative measurements were made using charred and uncharred trunkwood from six common southern African savanna trees, finding differences observed on charring were most closely correlated with the nature and quantity of the fibres.
Wood Anatomy of Trees and Shrubs from China ii. Theaceae
The wood anatomy of 34 species belonging to nine genera of Oleaceae, native or commonly cultivated in China, is described in detail, and a key to the identification of the genera is given. The
Morphological characteristics of Quercusvariabilis charcoal prepared at different temperatures
The morphology of charcoals was investigated by scanning electron microscopy. Charcoal of Quercusvariabilis was prepared in an electric furnace under nitrogen gas atmosphere at 400, 600, 800 and
...
...