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Lecythidaceae

Known as: Brazil nut family 
A plant family of the order Lecythidales, subclass Dilleniidae, class Magnoliopsida.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Cannonball (Couroupita guianensis) is a tree belonging to the family Lecythidaceae. Various parts of the tree have been reported… 
Review
2011
Review
2011
Abstract“Made in Brazil”: Human Dispersal of the Brazil Nut (Bertholletia excelsa, Lecythidaceae) in Ancient Amazonia. The Brazil… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The fruits of Barringtonia racemosa are prescribed in the ayurvedic literature for the treatment of pain, inflammation and… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The Lecythidaceae comprise a pantropical family best known for the edible seeds of the Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa) and the… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
is native from India where it was firstrecorded in Bengal (Kapoor, 1993). It is present in numerouscountries of tropical Asia… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Insertions and deletions (indels) in chloroplast noncoding regions are common genetic markers to estimate population structure… 
1999
1999
Abstract Estimates of the total number of arthropod species in existence are based, in part, upon assumptions about both the host… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This study examined in detail the rbcL sequence and morphological support for subfamilial relationships and monophyly of…