Pilea microphylla

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Noun1.Pilea microphylla - tropical American stingless nettle that discharges its pollen explosively
nettle - any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae)
genus Pilea, Pilea - low-growing tropical perennials grown for their stingless foliage
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Among the 19 species studied, the species, Pilea microphylla, showed Pb content in shoots above that in the soils where they grew.
Estas son: Pilea serphyllacea, que se caracteriza por presentar un porte mas robusto, con tallos y hojas gruesas, bien diferente al pretendido sinonimo Pilea microphylla.