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Recent observations

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Observer

knightericm

Date

May 24, 2014 06:44 AM CDT

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Square

Observer

colinmorita

Date

May 4, 2014 06:04 PM HST

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Imag3403

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

December 6, 2013 09:44 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

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Dscn0367

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

August 21, 2013 08:31 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Ambay, Cecropia pachystachya

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Sector21625740

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

August 21, 2013 08:16 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Ambay, Cecropia pachystachya

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

ronsavage

Date

February 15, 2014

Description

Several nice trees in the area

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Observer

loarie

Date

November 3, 2013 10:10 AM PST

Description

Lots of Cecropia trees around

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Observer

ronsavage

Date

September 15, 2013

Description

Several seen in area.

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What

Cecropia peltata Cecropia schreberiana

Observer

microm

Date

September 9, 2013

Description

I recall this plant from Puerto Rico where it was called Yagrumo hembra. I see two options here.

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Observer

callieoldfield

Date

June 3, 2012

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Observer

ronsavage

Date

May 8, 2013

Description

Beautiful tree. This is a pioneer species that is occasionally left to grow. The wood is light and not generally considered to be useful.

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What

Cecropia peltata Cecropia schreberiana

Observer

botanygirl

Date

February 2, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

Cecropia is a Neotropical genus consisting of sixty-one recognized species with a highly distinctive lineage of dioecious trees. The genus consists of pioneer trees in the more or less humid parts of the Neotropics, with the majority of the species being myrmecophytic. Berg and Rosselli state that the genus is characterized by some unusual traits: spathes fully enclosing the flower-bearing parts of the inflorescences until anthesis, patches of dense indumentums (trichilia) producing Mullerian (food) at the...

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