Canavalia


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Related to Canavalia: jack bean, Canavalia gladiata
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Noun1.Canavalia - herbs or woody vines of mainly American tropics and subtropics
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Canavalia ensiformis, giant stock bean, jack bean, wonder bean - annual semi-erect bushy plant of tropical South America bearing long pods with white seeds grown especially for forage
Canavalia gladiata, sword bean - twining tropical Old World plant bearing long pods usually with red or brown beans; long cultivated in Orient for food
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Esta fase vario de 66 dias para Clitoria ternatea, 109 para Phaseolus vulgaris y 54 para Canavalia ensiformis.
Fotossintese, trocas gasosas e respostas antioxidativas em Canavalia ensiformis e Stizolobium aterrimum submetidas a niveis toxicos de arsenio.
Cabe senalar que, para 1992, la isla Guarumal, con la presencia de las barras litorales, contaba con mas de un 60% de terreno cubierto con vegetacion, principalmente por pastos y especies colonizadoras propias de las areas costeras, como Uniola pittieri, Canavalia rosea y Entada polystachya.
Cuando vio por primera vez las flores purpurinas de Canavalia villosa, recuerdo que dijo algo como esto: "
Predominan las especies Panicum amarum, Sporobolus virginicus o Distichils spicata (dificilmente distinguibles) y algunas rastreras (Ipomea pes-caprae y Canavalia maritima).
A partir de esto se descartaron algunas especies, de acuerdo con la disponibilidad para conseguir semillas de las mismas, resultando 3 especies seleccionadas: Centrosema macrocarpum, Pueraria phaseoloides y Canavalia ensiformes (tabla 2).
2003), the leginsulin gene, initially isolated from the coating of Canavalia ensiformis (Fabaceae), has shown the same molecular mass and amino acid sequence as insulin, which potentially indicates hormonal function in vegetables (YAMAZAKI et al.
Las semillas de Canavalia ensiformis fueron suministradas por el Centro de Investigaciones Biotecnologicas (CIBA) de la Facultad de Agronomia (FAGRO-UCV).
Enforced herbivory on Canavalia ensiformis and Tithonia diversifolia and its effects on leaf-cutting ants, Atta cephalotes.
Eknayake S, Jansz ER and BN Nair Proximate composition, mineral and amino acid content of mature Canavalia gladiata seeds.
In the current study we examined 1c to 10c vanadium (IV)-aroylhydrazine complexes for their mechanism of inhibition with the nickel containing active sites of Canavalia ensiformis (Jack bean) and Bacillus pasteurii ureases.
Evaluation of growth performance, serum biochemistry and haematological parameters on broiler birds fed with raw and processed samples of Entada scandens, Canavalia gladiata and Canavalia ensiformis seed meal as an alternative protein source.