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Noun1.Gesneriaceae - large family of tropical herbs or shrubs or lianas; in some classification systems placed in the order Scrophulariales
asterid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
order Polemoniales, Polemoniales - Polemoniaceae; Solanaceae; Boraginaceae; Labiatae; Lentibulariaceae; Pedaliaceae; in some classifications includes the order Scrophulariales
gesneriad - any of numerous tropical or subtropical small shrubs or treelets or epiphytic vines of the family Gesneriaceae: African violet; Cape primroses; gloxinia
genus Gesneria - large genus of tropical American herbs having showy tubular flowers
genus Achimenes - genus of tropical perennial American herbs
genus Aeschynanthus - large genus of East Indian ornamental woody epiphytic plants
Alsobia, genus Alsobia - tropical American herbs sometimes included in genus Episcia
genus Columnea - genus of tropical American subshrubs and lianas
genus Episcia - genus of tropical American herbs having soft hairy foliage
genus Gloxinia - small genus of tropical American herbs with leafy stems and axillary flowers
gloxinia - any of several plants of the genera Gloxinia or Sinningia (greenhouse gloxinias) having showy bell-shaped flowers
genus Kohleria - genus of tropical American shrubs
genus Saintpaulia, Saintpaulia - east African herb with nodding flowers; widely cultivated
genus Sinningia, Sinningia - genus of perennial tuberous herbs and shrubs of Central and South America
genus Streptocarpus - large genus of usually stemless African or Asian herbs: Cape primrose
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The algorithm method was first calibrated at a regional level (global assessment of the Hawaiian flora) and then tested at a taxonomic level (global assessments of Arecaceae, Commelinaceae, Gesneriaceae, and Heliconiaceae) (Krupnick et al.
All resurrection plants known to science are angiosperms (flowering plants) belonging principally to three botanical families: Gesneriaceae (lamiale), Myrothamnaceae (myrothamnus), and Scrophulariaceae (figworts) (Phillips, Oliver, and Bartels, "Molecular Genetics" 320).
Effects of the substrate pH on the growth of wild gesneriaceae plants.
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Esto contrasta con la riqueza especifica de Araceae, Gesneriaceae, Orchidaceae y Polypodiaceae en la zona de estudio, familias que presentan varias especies con estos habitos de crecimiento (Figura 2, Anexo 1).
307 Gesneriaceae from Colombia--Marisol Amaya- Marquez, James Foley Smith Tecnicas y procesamiento para la recoleccion, No.
Los insectos han sido estudiados en asociaciones con familias como Gesneriaceae, Marantaceae, Zingiberaceae y Heliconiaceae, siendo Coleoptera uno de los grupos mas comunmente encontrados (Seifert y Seifert 1979; Greeney 2001).
It belongs to the family gesneriaceae which includes African violets, gloxinias and achimenes.
Las ramas de los arboles de la selva estan cubiertas de epifitas: helechos, aros, bromelias, orquideas, Gesneriaceae, especies de Cyclanthaceae y familias menos abundantes.