nectariferous


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nec·tar·if·er·ous

 (nĕk′tə-rĭf′ə-rəs)
adj.
Producing nectar.
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Adj.1.nectariferous - possessing nectaries
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Citrus sinensis is characterized as a nectariferous species, since it has a nectariferous camera with 6.
Corolla gamopetalous, tubular-campanulate, infundibuliform, campanulate or hypocrateriform, sometimes with bilabiate apex, aestivation imbricate, zygomorphic; stamens included or exserted, 4, rarely reduced to 2, didynamous, staminode reduced, glabro, rarely elongate and pilose; filaments adnate to the corolla at the base; anthers commonly divergent, generally glabrous, rarely pilose; pollen grains many, in monads, rarely in tetrads or polyads; nectariferous disk generally present; gynoecium bicarpellate, bilocular; ovary superior, multiovulate, placentation axial, stigma bilamelate, lobes sensitive (closing after contact with pollinator).
Consequently, the short generation time for buckwheat could be capitalized on as a supplemental forage crop for honey bee colonies in agricultural settings or planted during times when nectariferous plants are scarce.
robusta: the bee holds the pistil to access to nectariferous camera (N for A.
The combination of characters present in this taxon: small pentamerous flowers with cupulate hypanthium ending in a thick presumably nectariferous rim, triangular sepals with a prominent midvein or keel, thin clawed cucullate petals alternating with the sepals, and stamens opposite to the petals is not found in the Solanaceae or even in the Asteridae, but in the Rhamnaceae, a family that is today classified with the Order Rosales in the Rosid clade (APG, 1998, 2003).
In order to evaluate the botanical origin of the honeys, records of the presence of pollen grains from nectariferous and non-nectariferous plants (entomophilous and anemophilous ones) were also performed according to the literature (Barth, 1989, 2005).
The stamens are 4-15, with filaments inserted on the nectariferous disc.
Septal nectaries, nectariferous surfaces, colleters and aspects related to pollination in Canna lineata Ciciarelli (Cannaceae-Zingiberales).
4 cm wide, elliptic-oblong, with one pair of hypophyllous glands; nectariferous bracts (1.
The samples of Romanian acacia honey showed law values of lactone and free acidity and, consequently, they had law total acidity and high values of glucose, that could be attributed to the fact that samples are obtained from different regions of the different soil characteristics or group may be related to their different floral origins (polen composition) because robinia honey has a relative frequencies of the pollen types of nectariferous species and only 30% of pollen has to be robinia pollen .