aphelandra


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Related to aphelandra: Aphelandra squarrosa

aphelandra

(ˌæfəˈlændrə)
n
1. (Plants) any shrub of the evergreen genus Aphelandra, originally from tropical America, widely grown as a house plant for its variegated shiny leaves and brightly coloured flowers: family Acanthaceae
2. (Botany) any shrub of the evergreen genus Aphelandra, originally from tropical America, widely grown as a house plant for its variegated shiny leaves and brightly coloured flowers: family Acanthaceae
[from Greek aphelēs simple + andros, genitive of anēr man, male, because the anthers are single celled]
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Symmeria paniculata, Palicourea croceoides, Malouetia flavescens, Anemopaegma chrysanthum, Simira rubescens, Aphelandra scabra, Tapura acreana, Caraipa punctulata, Pachyptera kerere, Ceiba pentandra.
por su parte Aphelandra alberth-smithii, Memora cladotricha, Malvaviscus concinnus, Clavija mezii, Hippotis brevipes, tienen mayor representacion en el borde y constituyen el tercer grupo.
One example is Aphelandra lilacina that has only been collected in 'El Rey' National Park in the province of Salta.
Rubiaceae), Aphelandra steyermarkii (Acanthaceae), Piper riitosense (Piperaceae), Symbolanthus magnificus (Gentianaceae), Asplundia goebelii (Cyclanthaceae), Heliconia hirsuta (Heliconaceae), Becquerelia cymosa (Cyperaceae), Chamaedorea pinnatifrons (Arecaceae), Graffenrieda moritziana, Monochaetum humboltianum (Melastomataceae) y Bejaria aestuans (Ericaceae), entre muchas otras.
ACANTHACEAE Aphelandra Espina de hoja Whole plant, Oral cirsioides dried Lindau AMARANTHACEAE Alternanthera Hierba del oso, Whole plant, Oral brasiliana (L.
The photo shows dumb canes (Dieffenbachia), philodendrons (Philodendron), and aphelandras (Aphelandra).
The evolution of pollination by oil collecting euglossi bees within Dalechampia (Armbruster 1992, 1993) and hummingbird pollination within Aphelandra (McDade 1992) has been investigated effectively by this method.
ACANTHACEAE: Aphelandra runcinata (202, Ab, S); Blechum pyramidatum (201, Ab, N); ACTINIDIACEAE: Saurauia ursina (203, Ab, S); AMARYLLIDACEAE: Bomarea bredemeyerana (403, Eh, N); Bomarea diffracta (402, Eh, N); Bomarea patinii (404, Eh, S); ANACARDIACEAE: Mauria heterophylla (205, Ar, S); Mauria sp (204, Ab, Na); APOCYNACEAE: Blepharodon grandiflorum (218, Eh, N); Cynanchum sp1 (216, Eh, Na); Cynanchum sp2 (217, Eh, Na); AQUIFOLIACEAE: Ilex danielis (206, Ab, S); Ilex laurina (207, Ar, S); Ilex nervosa (208, Ar, S); ARACEAE: Anthurium caucanum (396, Ht, S); Anthurium cupreum (395, Ht, S); Anthurium longegeniculatum (399, Ht, S); Anthurium microspadix (397, Ht, S); Anthurium nigrescens (394, Ep, S); Anthurium scandens (400, Ht, S); Anthurium sec.
Para las mediciones solamente se tuvieron en cuenta las especies vegetales a las cuales se les pudo hacer un registro continuo de datos: Aphelandra pulcherrima, Pogonopus speciosus y Adenocalymma cf.