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Attalea speciosa


Babassu in English. Its fruit is used for eating, extracting oil, and even for producing biofuel.


it grows in great number in this region. They are called Babaçu forests.

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São Luís, Brazil

Lat: -2.50, Long: -44.26

Spotted on Jun 7, 2012
Submitted on Jun 7, 2012

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