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Noun1.Xyris - chiefly American marsh plants, having usually yellow flowersXyris - chiefly American marsh plants, having usually yellow flowers
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Xyridaceae, Xyridaceae, yellow-eyed grass family - plants of tropical to temperate regions; usually in wet places
yellow-eyed grass - any of several rushlike plants, especially of the pine barrens of southern United States
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Greene, 1899 N Verbena brasiliensis Vellozo, 1829 Verbena officinalis halei Barber, 1982 N Verbena scabra Vahl, 1798 N Xyridaceae Xyris ambigua Beyrich ex Kunth, 1843 N The species authorities and the native classification (N = native to Florida) are cited in Wunderlin & Hansen (2008).
Micropropagation and seed cryopreservation of the critically endangered species Tennessee yellow-eye grass, Xyris tennesseensis Kral.
In Xyridaceae the calyx is monosymmetric in Abolboda and Xyris, the corolla is bilabiate in Orectanthe, and the ovary is dorsiventrally compressed in Aratitiyopea (Kral, 1998).
minutissima (Cyperaceae) (Diego-Perez y Gonzalez-Elizondo, en prensa); Paepalanthus lamarckii (Eriocaulaceae) (Espejo y Lopez-Ferrari, en prensa); Xyris navicularis y X.
Less common potential increasers with fire in this region include Aletris aurea, Aureolaria pectinata, Eryngium yuccifolium, Eurybia hemispherica, Gentiana villosa, Gratiola pilosa, Helianthus silphioides, Liatris squarrulosa, Matelea carolinensis, Phlox pilosa, Piptochaetium avenaceum, Polygala cruciata, Pogonia ophioglossoides, Sabatia campanulata, Silphium integrifolium and Xyris jupicai (Denley et al.
Esta zona foi caracterizada por presenca abundante de graos de polen de especies campestres (89-93%), principalmente pertencentes a familia Poaceae (55-63%), seguidos pelas familias Cyperaceae, Asteraceae, Apiaceae; outros taxons como Xyris, Eriocaulon/Paepalanthus, Caryophyllaceae e Plantago turficola apresentaram menor frequencia.
Selective inhibition of aromatase by a dihydroisocoumarin from Xyris pterygo-blephara.
New island records of six tropical species Azurina hirundo, Apogon guadalupensis, Scorpaenodes xyris, Chaenopsis alepidota, Chaetodon falcifer, and Chilomycterus reticulatus) from the northern Channel Islands extend the northern range of these species.
a majority owned pharmacogenomics company; and Xyris Corporation, a majority owned agricultural biotechnology company.
In C&EN Jerry Caulder, former CEO of Mycogen and now head of the agribiotech start-up Xyris, predicts that "large companies will make investments in small companies to keep their pipelines full because they recognize that their strength is commercial development, testing, dealing with the regulatory agencies, and marketing.