Abronia


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Noun1.Abronia - genus of western North American herbs having showy flowersAbronia - genus of western North American herbs having showy flowers
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Allioniaceae, family Allioniaceae, family Nyctaginaceae, four-o'clock family, Nyctaginaceae - a family of flowering plants of the order Caryophyllales
sand verbena - any of various plants of the genus Abronia of western North America and Mexico having flowers resembling verbena
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In Abronia vasconcelosii, nine aggressive, interspecific and intraspecific, behavioral patterns have been recorded.
Intraspecific aggression in Abronia vasconcelosii (Sauria, Anguidae) a tropical, arboreal, lizard.
Nyctagineae: Colignoniinae), Phaeoptilum (Nyctagineae: Phaeoptilinae), Abronia (tribe Abronieae), and Grajalesia Miranda (tribe Pisonieae).
Some authors treat this genus within Abronia, but Galloway (1975, 2003) maintains them as distinct genera.
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90024 70 E TEMPERATURE REQUIREMENTS FOR GERMINATION OF THE SAND VERBENAS ABRONIA MARITIMA S.
Genetic variation and its relationship to population size in reintroduced populations of pink sand verbena, Abronia umbellata subsp.
Abronia, Leymus), dense stands of introduced European dune grass (Ammophila arenaria), and patches of sea rocket (Cakile).
1991) include: saltbush with species of Atriplex and Salicornia; halophyte scrub with species of Ambrosia, Bursera, Bouteloa and Muhlenbergia; coastal dunes with species of Abronia, Dalea and Plantago, and the Sarco-crasicaule scrub with species of Acacia, Jatropha, Larrea, Opuntia and Yucca.
Abronia macrocarpa (Nyctaginaceae) is a rare species that is endemic to Texas.
Although some authors have considered Abronieae to be monogeneric (Bittrich and Kuhn, 1993), most authors have maintained two genera, Tripterocalyx and Abronia (Galloway, 1975; Spellenberg, 2003).
71 ETHYLENE, TEMPERATURE, AND LIGHT EFFECTS ON THE GERMINATION OF THE SAND VERBENA, ABRONIA MARITIMA S.