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Babaçu

Attalea speciosa

Description:

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

Habitat:

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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