Berberidaceae


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Related to Berberidaceae: Ranunculales
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Noun1.Berberidaceae - shrubs or herbsBerberidaceae - shrubs or herbs      
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
Berberis, genus Berberis - large genus of shrubs of temperate zones of New and Old Worlds
Epimedium, genus Epimedium - herbaceous perennials of Mediterranean to India and eastern Asia
genus Mahonia, Mahonia - evergreen shrubs and small trees of North and Central America and Asia
genus Podophyllum, Podophyllum - perennial rhizomatous herbs
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In the upper montane evergreen broad-leaved forest (UMEB), Fagaceae and Theaceae species are dominant, such as Castanopsis wattii, Lithocarpus xylocarpus, Schima noronhae, Camellia taliensis, Camellia forrestii, but species from various families, such as Litsea honghoensis and Machilus bombycina (Lauraceae), Manglietia insignis (Magnoliacaea), Ilex gintungensis (Aquifoliaceae), Mahonia duclouxiana (Berberidaceae), Symplocos anomala (Symplococaceae) are also abundant.
Olum koru, Yilan purculagi Berbers Berberidaceae Karamuk, Karamik, Kizilcik crataegina DC.
(Berberidaceae), and 5 nonflowering plants: Photinia fraseri Dress (Rosaceae), Buxus microphylla Sieb.
Among these, Rosaceae with 10 species was dominant family followed by Asteraceae and Lamiaceae with 7 species each, Araceae and Polygonaceae 3 species each, Amaranthaceae 2 species and Anacardiaceae, Apiaceae, Asparagaceae Berberidaceae, Convolvulaceae and Lamiaceae were represented by one species each (Table 1 and Table 3).
Asteraceae Werneria nubigena Kunth H x x NR Asteraceae Werneria villosa A.Gray H x NR Berberidaceae Berberis lutea Ruiz & Pav.
Icariin, a flavonol glycoside and a major constituent of the extract from leaf and stem of Herbs epimedii (Berberidaceae) plant, has been found to have antineo-plastic activities against a variety of human malignancies (2, 3).
Zexmenia Asteraceae Unknown buphtalmiflora (Lorentz) Ariza Zexmenia Asteraceae Unknown buphtalmiflora (Lorentz) Ariza Berberis ruscifolia Berberidaceae Hemiptera, Psylloidea Lam.
Berberis lycium Royle (Berberidaceae) is used in the traditional system of medicine for the treatment of rheumatism.
Habitat: A shrub member of the Berberidaceae family growing up to 3m in woodlands in Europe and the Middle East.
The genus Berberis (Berberidaceae) is represented by about 500 species distributed almost all over the world but mainly in Pakistan, India, Japan, China, Central and West Asia, Southeast Asia, Europe, East Africa, and North America [1].