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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2012), whereas a protective tissue of secondary origin has been identified in Zingiberaceae, Bromeliaceae, Commelinaceae and Arecaceae (Schoute, 1902; Krauss, 1949; Tomlinson, 1961).
Using High-resolution Remote Sensing Data for Habitat Suitability Models of Bromeliaceae in the City of Mrrida, Venezuela.
While the Bromeliaceae of Ecuadorian, Bolivian and Venezuelan cloud forests have been well documented, those of southern Peru are less documented, despite the popularity of the area for tourism.
O Brasil possui a maior ocorrencia de Bromeliaceae e a Floresta Atlantica e o local de maior diversidade genetica e grau de endemismo (KAEHLER et al.
One of these associations includes jumping spiders (Salticidae) that are strictly associated with Bromeliaceae (Romero & Vasconcellos-Neto 2004a, 2004b, 2005; Romero 2006).
Merrill), a member of the plant family Bromeliaceae, is an important crop for both fresh consumption and in the food processing industry.
Adaptive Radiation and Extinction in the Plant Family Bromeliaceae (Bromelioideae).
Guzmanias and vrieseas--two popular members of the Bromeliaceae family--are almost as lowmaintenance as plastic plants.
One of the principal commercial fruits of the world it is a member of the Bromeliaceae family.