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Noun1.Encyclia - large genus of epiphytic and lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical Americas and West IndiesEncyclia - large genus of epiphytic and lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical Americas and West Indies; formerly included in genus Epidendrum
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
Cattleya citrina, Encyclia citrina, tulip orchid - Mexican epiphytic orchid with glaucous grey-green leaves and lemon- to golden-yellow flowers appearing only partially opened; sometimes placed in genus Cattleya
Encyclia tampensis, Epidendrum tampense, butterfly orchid - orchid of Florida and the Bahamas having showy brightly colored flowers; sometimes placed in genus Epidendrum
butterfly orchis, Encyclia venosa, Epidendrum venosum, butterfly orchid - Mexican epiphytic orchid having pale green or yellow-green flowers with white purple-veined lip
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The nutritional status of Encyclia tampensis and Tillandsia circinata, on Taxodium ascendens, and the availability of nutrients to epiphytes on this host in south Florida.
1 III Epiphytes Tillandsia usneoides -- 2 V Tillandsia recurvata -- 1 V Differential combination from macaguey (toad) with curujey and chicharron Drypetes mucronata C 1 V Erythroxylum rotundifolium -- 1 V Polypodium polypodioides -- 1 V Epidendrum pygmaeum -- 1 V Passiflora penduliflora -- 1 V Tillandsia pruinosa -- 1 V Erithalis fruticosa -- 1 IV Thouinia trifoliata -- 1 IV Gymnanthes lucida -- 1 IV Caesalpinia vesicaria -- 1 IV Picramnia pentandra -- 1 IV Trichocentrum undulatum -- 1 IV Cyrtopodium punctatum -- 1 IV Rhipsalis cassutha -- 1 IV Polypodium aureum -- 1 IV Encyclia sp.
Richard (dingy-flowered star orchid), Epidendrum nocturnum Jacquin (night scented orchid), Epidendrum rigidum Jacquin (rigid epidendrum), Encyclia tampensis (Lindley) Small (Florida butterfly orchid), Polystachya concreta (Jacquin) Garay & Sweet (yellow helmet orchid), and Harrisella porrecta (Reichenbach f.
The three genera with the highest number of endemics are Agave (eight species), Euphorbia (seven species), and Encyclia and Spermacoce (six species in each of these two genera).
No obstante, estos forofitos estan ocupados principalmente por especies de orquideas abundantes, adaptables y de pocos requerimientos ecologicos, como Encyclia fucata o Prosthechea boothiana (Cuadro 2).
2003), realizando um estudo de separacao taxonomica dos generos Prosthechea e Encyclia por meio da anatomia das folhas e raizes, observaram que todas as especies analisadas apresentavam celulas com espessamento fi com sua ocorrencia no cortex.
In vitro seed germination and greenhouse cultivation of Encyclia boothiana var.
El medico personal del rey Felipe II, Francisco Hernandez, al realizar una investigacion sobre las plantas medicinales de los nuevos territorios, publico en Europa dibujos de 5 orquideas mexicanas: la Stanhopea, la Laelia, la Encyclia, la Bletia y la Vanilla planifolia, la celebre vainilla.
The Octopus orchid, encyclia cochleata, produces flowers the wrong way round, so the tentacle-like green tepals hang below the dark upper lip.
Buchtienia boliviensis Schlechter Elleanthus aurantiacus (Lindley) Reichenbach Encyclia vespa (Vell.
Limerick discusses the "manifesto" and the Trails symposium in "The Privileges and Perils of the Western Public Intellectual," first published in Encyclia, The Journal of the Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters 68 (1991), reprinted in Gene M.