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Noun1.Crepis - hawk's-beard; cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
hawk's-beard, hawk's-beards - any of various plants of the genus Crepis having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem; northern hemisphere
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Effects of achene dimorphism on dormancy and progeny traits in the two ephemerals Hedypnois cretica and Crepis aspera (Asteraceae).
phrase that Babcock (1947) had applied to the genus Crepis as an
No chromosomal alteration was observed in Linum usitatissimum or Crepis capillaris.
Crepis pterothecoides is an annual relict that grows at Nahal Elot, mainly in habitats 2 and 3 below peak I [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 24 OMITTED].
Similarly Tease and Jones (1976) showed that desynapsis of the three chromosome pairs in Crepis capillaris (L.
Si je prends la mosquee de la Casbah, les murs etaient crepis au ciment et il faut donc faire un decrepissage.
Le monastere des Ursulines, dont l'exterieur a peu change depuis le debut du XXe siecle, a neanmoins ete decape de son crepis il y une trentaine d'annees, dans une saison de decapage materiel et symbolique peu comprise a ce jour.
Variation in heteroblastic succession among populations of Crepis tectorum.