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Noun1.Brunfelsia - genus of tropical American shrubs grown for their flowers followed by fleshy berrylike fruits
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
Brunfelsia americana, lady-of-the-night - West Indian shrub with fragrant showy yellowish-white flowers
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(Rutaceae), and Methona themisto (Hibner) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) on Brunfelsia uniflora (Pohl) D.
Brunfelsia is a genus of plants belonging to the Solanaceae family, with 40 different native species reported in South America, Central America, and West India.
kioniotrichum, Heliotropium indicum, Lantana camara y Clibadium peruvianum, que corresponden a grupos recientes de angiospermas, como tambien ocurre con Methona confusa psamathe y Brunfelsia grandiflora.
El genero Brunfelsia (Solanaceae) incluye arbustos atractivos por su follaje verde brillante y flores que cambian de color desde el purpura pasando por el lavanda hasta el blanco, circunstancia que les otorga el nombre comun que poseen en algunos paises ("ayer, hoy y manana").
Among them, Brunfelsia granoifolra has been known to have anti-aging effect on skin (Masaki 2010).
It is special among eriophyids because it has a wide host range (attacking Brunfelsia sp., C.
However, molecular studies for four species [i.e., Acidocroton trichophyllus (Euphorbiaceae), Brunfelsia portoricensis (Solanaceae), Synapsis ilicifolia (Bignoniaceae), and Zanthoxylum ekmanii (Rutaceae)] were not informative for our research as these studies had the endemic species as outgroups or to test particular phylogenetic methods or to investigate the utility of DNA barcode markers in floristic studies (Appendix S3).
ex Rottb.(entre otros); 2) arbustivo: cuyos elementos mas importantes son: Brunfelsia australis Plum.