Bromeliaceae


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Noun1.Bromeliaceae - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importanceBromeliaceae - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Commelinales, order Commelinales, order Xyridales, Xyridales - an order of monocotyledonous herbs
Ananas, genus Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)
Bromelia - the type genus of the family Bromeliaceae which includes tropical American plants with deeply cleft calyx
genus Tillandsia, Tillandsia - large genus of epiphytic or terrestrial sparse-rooting tropical plants usually forming dense clumps or pendant masses
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The Bromeliaceae family is a highly diverse group of monocotyledonous plants exclusive to the Neotropics (Benzing, 2000) and, nearly 56% (1 770 spp.
At present, the forest canopy is rarely >10 m height and there are many Bromeliaceae on the ground.
Brassicaceae BROMELIACEAE Bromeliaceae morfotipo 1 Bromeliaceae morfotipo 2 CACTACEAE Opuntia ficus-indica CARYOPHYLLACEAE Caryophyllaceae morfotipo 1 Caryophyllaceae morfotipo 2 Paronychia sp.
Studies on vascular epiphytes in Brazilian semideciduous forests are concentrated in the Southern and Southeastern regions of the country (Borgp, Silva, & Petean, 2002; Rogalski & Zanin, 2003; Giongp & Waechter, 2004; Cervi & Borgo, 2007; Dettke, Orfrini, & Milaneze-Gutierre, 2008; Menini Neto, Forzza, & Zappi, 2009; Bataghin, Barros, & Pires, 2010); the patterns found are similar and the Orchidaceae and Bromeliaceae families prevail, although they present richness and diversity lower than that of ombrophilous forest formations (Kersten, 2010).
En el Choco biogeografico hay 18 familias que concentran la mayor riqueza en comparacion con las otras regiones naturales; entre estas figuran Piperaceae (180), Bromeliaceae (119), Gesneriaceae (108), Ericaceae (90), Cyclanthaceae (46) y Heliconiaceae (38).
En el curso de la revision de ejemplares de herbario, asi como de las exploraciones en el estado de Morelos con el proposito de recolectar material de la familia Bromeliaceae para completar la tesis de maestria en Biologia de la primera autora, detectamos una poblacion de Hechtia que no pudimos asignar a ninguna de las especies previamente registradas para el genero y que corresponde a una nueva, para la cual proponemos el siguiente nombre:
As a result, they present rocky outcrops, which allow the occurrence of various plant families including Velloziaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Cactaceae, Bromeliaceae, Asteraceae, Ericaceae and Orchidaceae (Rapini et al.
Las familias Acantaceae, Bixaceae, Bromeliaceae, Papaveraceae y Sapotaceae exhibieron la menor incidencia de especies de trips con solo una en cada una.
Guzmanias are members of the pineapple plant family, the Bromeliaceae, and are native to the tropical and subtropical forests of America.
159 Diaz-Piedrahita Botanica Bromeliaceae en algunos municipios de Boyaca y No.
Similar nectaries occur in several other monocots from a broad phylogenetic range, including the commelinids Arecaceae, Bromeliaceae, Haemodoraceae (Dransfield et al.