Fouquieriaceae


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Related to Fouquieriaceae: Fouquieria splendens
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Noun1.Fouquieriaceae - small family of spiny shrubs or trees of southwestern United States
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
Fouquieria, genus Fouquieria - resinous succulent trees or shrubs of desert and semidesert regions of southwestern United States that are leafless most of the year
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In Fouquieria of Fouquieriaceae, the floral tube is slightly curved in long-tubed species (J.
Analizando la informacion del cuadro anterior, de las 121 familias, 28 de ellas son monotipicas y monogenericas o sea que solo tienen un genero con una sola especie, como es el caso de la Ebenaceae con Diospyros sonorae, Fouquieriaceae con Fouquieria Mcdougalii, Potamogetonaceae con su especie Potamogeton illinoensis, entre otras.
Another very typical plant of the region is the boojum tree (Fouquieria [=Idria] columnaris, Fouquieriaceae, to the left).
laxiflora Acacia farnesiana (Sp, S, F; PA, RV) (Sp; PA; RV) Acacia occidentalis Mimosa dysocarpa (S; PA; RV) (S, F; PA) Caesalpinia pulcherrima Nissolia schottii (F; W; PA; RV) (S; PA) Calliandra eriophylla Olneya tesota (Sp; S; PA) (Sp; PA, RV) Coursetia glandulosa Parkinsonia praecox (Sp; PA) (SP; S; PA; RV) Diphysa suberosa Prosopis velutina (S; PA) (Sp, S, F; PA, RV) Haematoxylon brasiletto Senna pallida (S; PA; RV) (Ns; RV) Havardia mexicana (Sp; PA; RV) Lysiloma divaricatum (Sp; PA) Fouquieriaceae Fouquieria macdougalii (Sp; S;PA; RV) Fouquieria splendens (Sp; PA; RV) Lamiaceae Hyptis albida (Sp- f w; pa rv) Malpighiaceae Callaeum macropterum (Sp> S F W; PA RV) Malvaceae Abutilon sp.
I would like to thank Jurg Schonenberger for communication of personal observations in Polemoniaceae and Fouquieriaceae.