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Noun1.Dioscoreaceae - yams
plant family - a family of plants
genus Tamus, Tamus - a genus of tuberous vines of the family Dioscoreaceae; has twining stems and heart-shaped leaves and axillary racemes
Liliales, order Liliales - an order of monocotyledonous plants including Amaryllidaceae and Liliaceae and Iridaceae
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The most speciose families were Dioscoreaceae (ten species), followed by Fabaceae (eight), Malpighiaceae (eight), Sapindaceae (seven) and Convolvulaceae (six).
2 Dioscoreaceae Dioscorea collettii var hypoglauca (Palibin) C.
Los adultos son atraidos a la luz y las larvas se alimentan de tuberculos y tallos de Dioscoreaceae y Convolvulaceae (PECK et al.
Saponins are an important class of natural products first discovered in higher plants, where they are widely distributed (for example in the families Dioscoreaceae, Araliaceae, Leguminosae, Cucurbitaceae) (Li et al, 2006).
O inhame pertence a familia Dioscoreaceae do genero Dioscorea, conhecido popularmente no Brasil como cara, cara-da-costa, inhame-da-costa, inhame-desao-tome, dentre outros.
1928, Tacca cristata Jack, 1821 [7], order Dioscoreales and family Dioscoreaceae which in older texts was treated in its own family Taccaceae.