Hypopitys


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Noun1.Hypopitys - term used in some classifications for the pinesaps, which are usually included in the genus MonotropaHypopitys - term used in some classifications for the pinesaps, which are usually included in the genus Monotropa
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Monotropaceae, Monotropaceae - used in some classification for saprophytic herbs sometimes included in the family Pyrolaceae: genera Monotropa and Sarcodes
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A similar-looking red plant is known as red or hairy pinesap, Hypopitys lanuginosa.
The systematic significance of color variation in Monotropa hypopitys (Ericaceae) inferred from large ribosomal subunit (26S) rRNA sequences.
A series of experiments showed beyond all doubt that Monotropa hypopitys obtains its carbohydrates from a fungus.