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Noun1.Bignoniaceae - trees or shrubs or woody vines or herbs having fruit resembling gourds or capsulesBignoniaceae - trees or shrubs or woody vines or herbs having fruit resembling gourds or capsules; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales
asterid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
order Polemoniales, Polemoniales - Polemoniaceae; Solanaceae; Boraginaceae; Labiatae; Lentibulariaceae; Pedaliaceae; in some classifications includes the order Scrophulariales
bignoniad - any woody plant of the family Bignoniaceae
Bignonia, genus Bignonia - one species: cross vine
Campsis radicans, trumpet creeper, trumpet vine - a North American woody vine having pinnate leaves and large red trumpet-shaped flowers
genus Catalpa - a dicotyledonous genus of plants belonging to the family Bignoniaceae; has large flowers (white or mottled) and long terete pods
Chilopsis, genus Chilopsis - one species: desert willow
Crescentia, genus Crescentia - a genus of tropical American trees of the family Bignoniaceae; has a short trunk and crooked limbs and drooping branches
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ira han sido criados sobre flores de Pithecoctenium y Pyrostegia (Bignoniaceae) en el sur de Brasil y en Panama (segun Zikan & Zikan 1968 ; Robbins & Aiello 1982).
Phenology of Crescentia alata (Bignoniaceae) in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.
The species of this subfamily feed on leaves and are associated with the Boraginaceae, Bignoniaceae, Asteraceae, Convolvulaceae and Solanaceae families, and also associated with other no host plants (Boldt and Staines, 1993; Buzzi, 1988; Virkki et al., 1992).
Peterevy moroti Fabaceae Enterolobium contortisiliquum Timbo (Veil.) Morong Bignoniaceae Handroanthus heptaphyllus (Veil.) Tajy hu Mattos Lauraceae Ocotea diospyrifolia (Meisn.) Mez Laurel moroti Fabaceae Pterogyne nitens Tul.
The most representative families in species number were Fabaceae (20), Malvaceae (7), Myrtaceae (6), Apocynaceae (5), Bignoniaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Rubiaceae, and Sapindaceae, with four species each.
Family FIV Acanthaceae 11.35 Amaryllidaceae 0.22 Apiaceae 23.58 Asclepiadaceae 0.22 Asphodelaceae 0.44 Bignoniaceae 0.87 Clusiaceae 0.44 Combretaceae 0.44 Crassulaceae 0.22 Cyperaceae 0.44 Euphorbiaceae 1.31 Fabaceae 3.49 Lamiaceae 0.44 Lauraceae 0.65 Loganiaceae 0.44 Malvaceae 0.87 Meliaceae 0.44 Menispermaceae 13.53 Molluginaceae 0.22 Moringaceae 0.87 Piperaceae 1.31 Poaceae 0.44 Rutaceae 13.32 Sapindaceae 0.22 Sapotaceae 0.87 Solanaceae 10.92 Verbenaceae 3.49 Zingiberaceae 12.23 Table 3: Medicinal plant species used in Gampaha District to treat inflammatory conditions.
An ethnomedicinal, pharmacological and phytochemical review of some bignoniaceae family plants and a description of bignoniaceae plants in folk medicinal uses in Bangladesh.