Chamaecrista


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Noun1.Chamaecrista - genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having sensitive leaves and suddenly dehiscing podsChamaecrista - genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having sensitive leaves and suddenly dehiscing pods; some species placed in genus Cassia
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Caesalpinioideae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae - alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
Cassia fasciculata, Chamaecrista fasciculata, partridge pea, sensitive pea, wild sensitive plant - tropical American plant having leaflets somewhat sensitive to the touch; sometimes placed in genus Cassia
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B G, E A CAESALPINIACEAE Chamaecrista nictitans (L.
costenya, Chamaecrista chamaecristoides, Zinnia maritima, Ipomea pes-caprae and Jouvea pilosa.
Simulated herbivory by leaf clipping to leaves of Chamaecrista fasciculata did not affect corolla size (Frazee and Marquis 1994).
However, Kelly (1993) found no evidence of additive genetic variance for phenological traits in Chamaecrista fasciculata or evidence of either additive genetic correlations among phenological characters or phenotypic and genetic correlations between date of flowering and number of flowers produced.
Other forbs that were commonly encountered in both studies were Lithospermum canescens, Pedicularis canadensis, Phlox pilosa, Thaspium barbinode, Comandra umbellata, Blephilia ciliata, Liatris cylindracea, Linum sulcatum, and Chamaecrista fasciculata.
Mirror image flowers and their effect on the outcrossing rate in Chamaecrista fasciculata (Leguminosae).
Kelly (1993), however, found heritable variation to be low or completely lacking for phenological traits in Chamaecrista fasciculata.
Chamaecrista fasciculata and Gilia achilleifolia), the field site from which the parents were collected.
Evolutionary potential of Chamaecrista fasciculata in relation to climate change.