Bromelia


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bromelia

(brəˈmiːlɪə; brəʊˈmiːljə)
n
any plant of the family Bromeliaceae of tropical American plants, characterized by a short stem and deeply cleft calyx
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Noun1.Bromelia - the type genus of the family Bromeliaceae which includes tropical American plants with deeply cleft calyx
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Bromeliaceae, family Bromeliaceae, pineapple family - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance
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It is covered by a plant allied, I believe, to Bromelia, and called by the inhabitants Chepones.
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Effects of Bromelia pinguin (Bromeliaceae) on Soil Ecosystem Function in the Lowland Forests of Costa Rica.
Effects on fibrinogen, fibrin, and blood coagulation of proteolytic extracts from fruits of Pseudananas macrodontes, Bromelia balansae, and B.
Destaca-se que algumas especies selecionadas apresentam espinhos em alguma estrutura da planta, a exemplo de Bromelia laciniosa (folhas), Melocactus zehntneri (praticamente a planta inteira), Neoglaziovia variegata (folhas), Tacinga inamoena (cladodios), Allamanda puberula (fruto), Mimosa ophthalmocentra (caule), Cereus jamacaru (cladodios) e Cnidoscolus quercifolius (planta inteira espinescente, Figura 2D) (Tabela 2).
Knudsen, Tollsten, Groth, Bergstrom, & Raguso, 2004; Bromelia antiacantha Bertol.
Un bello y futurista diseno que, inspirado en la forma de la bromelia, tiene reverberaciones con la Ciudad de las Artes de Valencia por su estructura blanquecina y los constantes espejos de agua.
El trabajo de campo se realizo de marzo a abril de 2011 y se repitio en el 2012, en el marco de un estudio sobre la polinizacion de la bromelia quiropterofila Tillandsia macropetala Wawra (ver Aguilar-Rodriguez et al.