Podocarpaceae


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Related to Podocarpaceae: Cupressaceae, Araucariaceae, Podocarps
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Noun1.Podocarpaceae - gymnosperms with simple persistent needlelike or scalelike leaves
gymnosperm family - a family of gymnosperms
Coniferales, order Coniferales - profusely branching and chiefly evergreen trees and some shrubs having narrow or needlelike leaves
genus Podocarpus, Podocarpus - evergreen trees or shrubs; sometimes classified as member of the family Taxaceae
Afrocarpus, genus Afrocarpus - dioecious evergreen trees or shrubs; equatorial to southern and southeastern Africa: yellowwood; similar to trees or genus Podocarpus
Dacrycarpus, genus Dacrycarpus - evergreen coniferous shrubs or trees of New Zealand to Malaysia and Philippines
Dacrydium, genus Dacrydium - Australasian evergreen trees or shrubs
Falcatifolium, genus Falcatifolium - sickle pines: dioecious evergreen tropical trees and shrubs having sickle-shaped leaves; similar to Dacrycarpus in habit; Malaysia and Philippines to New Guinea and New Caledonia
genus Halocarpus, Halocarpus - dioecious trees or shrubs of New Zealand; similar in habit to Dacrydium
genus Lagarostrobus, Lagarostrobus - genus of dioecious evergreen trees of New Zealand and Tasmania; similar to genus Dacrydium
genus Lepidothamnus, Lepidothamnus - small usually shrubby conifers
genus Microstrobos, Microstrobos - 2 species of small evergreen shrubs of Australia and Tasmania
genus Nageia, Nageia - small genus of Asian evergreen trees having columnar crowns and distinguished by leaves lacking a midrib; eastern Asia including India and Philippines and New Guinea
genus Parasitaxus, Parasitaxus - one species: parasite yew
genus Prumnopitys, Prumnopitys - mostly dioecious evergreen conifers; leaves are softer than in Podocarpus
genus Retrophyllum, Retrophyllum - small genus of tropical evergreen dioecious shrubs or trees of Oceania and tropical South America
genus Saxegothea, genus Saxe-gothea, Saxegothea, Saxe-gothea - one species: Prince Albert's yew
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Podocarpaceae, including capture of pollen by mechanisms that do not involve pollination drops, e.
2" W) on 15 April 2009, and a male was observed feeding at mid-strata in dense foothill forest characterized by 15-25 m canopy height, and dominated by several species of Rubiaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Melastomataceae, Myrsinaceae, Clusiaceae, Meliaceae, and Podocarpaceae with scattered Dictiocaryum lamarckianum, Iriartea spp.
The margo pores illustrated for Podocarpaceae by Meylan and Butterfield (1978) are in the same size range as the pores or reticular spaces we figure for ferns.
385 Panicum repens 386 Paspalum conjugatum 387 Phragmites karka 388 Saccharum spontaneum 389 Sorghum oropinquium 390 Podocarpaceae Dacrydium beccariii 391 Polygalaceae Xanthophyllum affine Miq.
Warm climate in the late Miocene of the south coast of Alaska and the occurrence of Podocarpaceae pollen.
It includes 1 genus, Neophyllaphis Takahashi, 1920, currently formed by 13 species specialized in living on Podocarpaceae or Araucariaceae.
Pollination drop present in all Pinaceae and Podocarpaceae, except in those taxa which lack sacci (Fig.
At Pikopiko, bark of probable Araucaria is preserved, and pollen indicates the presence of Podocarpaceae, Ephedra and Wollemia.
The component plants of this group included the fossil examples of Araucariaceae, Podocarpaceae, Cupressaceae, Akania (Akaniaceae), Casuarinaceae, Nothofagus (Nothofagaceae) and Eucalyptus (Myrtaceae) discussed by Hill and Carpenter (1991).
It has been found only in the Taxaceae and Podocarpaceae of the gymnosperms, some of which inhabit wetlands.
Group 2 Conifers: Araucariaceae, Cephalotaxaceae, Pinaceae, Podocarpaceae