Amaranthaceae


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Amaranthaceae: amaranth family, amaranthaceae family
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Amaranthaceae - cosmopolitan family of herbs and shrubsAmaranthaceae - cosmopolitan family of herbs and shrubs
caryophylloid dicot family - family of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Caryophyllales, Chenopodiales, order Caryophyllales, order-Chenopodiales - corresponds approximately to the older group Centrospermae
Amaranthus, genus Amaranthus - large widely distributed genus of chiefly coarse annual herbs
Alternanthera, genus Alternanthera - genus of low herbs of tropical America and Australia; includes genus Telanthera
Celosia, genus Celosia - annual or perennial herbs or vines of tropical and subtropical America and Asia and Africa
Froelichia, genus Froelichia - genus of erect or procumbent herbs of the Americas having spikes of woolly white flowers: cottonweed
genus Gomphrena, Gomphrena - genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having flowers in close heads; tropical America and Australia
genus Iresine, Iresine - genus of tropical American herbs or subshrubs
genus Telanthera, Telanthera - used in former classifications systems; now included in genus Alternanthera
References in periodicals archive ?
Habitat: A perennial vine member of the Amaranthaceae family growing to about 4m in iron-rich soil in the Amazon basin with a thick root system producing heart-shaped leaves with panicles of small, yellow/green flowers.
Fuula (NPK023) boosting, Lethargy, Anaemia Amaranthaceae 2.
2007) placed Amaranthus in the order Caryophyllales, family Amaranthaceae, subfamily Amaranthoideae, tribe Amarantheae, sub-tribe Amaranthinae, genus Amaranthus and according to Sauer (1967) into the section Amaranthus.
See Table 1 for soil product brand information Family Species Distribution Amaranthaceae Amaranthus palmeri * ubiquitous Amaranlhus retrqflexus * ubiquitous Amaranthus spinosus * e U.
The species of Amaranthaceae (conserved name according to Stevens, 2001 onwards) are very frequent in the supra-littoral vegetation of the European coasts and in saltpans (Anabasis, Arthrocnemum, Halocnemum, Salicornia, Salsola, Sarcocornia, Suaeda, etc.
Ten weed species Asteraceae family, four (4) species from both Amaranthaceae and from Brassicaceae family were recorded from the Al-Shafa region.
Ranganayakulu, Comparative in Vitro Anthelmintic Activity of Three Plants from The Amaranthaceae Family, Arch Biol Sci, 68,185 (2010).
Les families d'affinite saharienne, comme les Zygophyllaceae et les Amaranthaceae, augmentent progressivement vers le Sud (Mansour 2009).
Cosecha FAMILIA MORFOTIPO POLINICO octubre--noviembre D S I ADOXACEAE Sambucus peruviana * AMARANTHACEAE Alternanthera sp.
From our observations, it can be reported that the highest densities of weed (1253) found in Brassicaceae family, followed by amaranthaceae, asteraceae and poaceae family with a weed number of 1120, 973 and 568 respectively.
La flora de importancia apicola que se encuentra en esta zona esta caracterizada por la presencia de la familia Amaranthaceae con su aporte de polen, Maytenus vitis-idaea Griseb.
Fabaceae is the family with more species, with five, followed by Euphorbiaceae and Malvaceae with three each, and Amaranthaceae, Cactaceae, Ulmaceae and Verbenaceae with two respectively.