Commelinaceae


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Related to Commelinaceae: spiderwort family
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Noun1.Commelinaceae - large widely distributed family of chiefly perennial herbs or climbers: spiderworts
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Commelinales, order Commelinales, order Xyridales, Xyridales - an order of monocotyledonous herbs
genus Commelina - type genus of the Commelinaceae; large genus of herbs of branching or creeping habit: day flower; widow's tears
dayflower, spiderwort - any plant of the family Commelinaceae
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Onagraceae H Ludwigia suffruticosa Onagraceae H Walter Lynaceae Lynaceae H Marsypianthes chamaedrys Lamiaceae H Kuntze Melanthera latifolia Asteraceae H (Gardn.) Cabrera Unidentified 1 Unidentified H Unidentified 2 Unidentified H Unidentified 3 Unidentified H Unidentified 4 Unidentified H Unidentified 5 Unidentified H Unidentified 6 Unidentified H Unidentified 7 Unidentified H Unidentified 8 Unidentified H Unidentified 9 Unidentified H Unidentified 10 Unidentified H Murdannia nudiflora Commelinaceae H (L.) Brenan Nicotiana bonariensis Solanaceae H Lehm.
Hierba terrestre 20 Commelinaceae Callisia gracillis (Kunth) Hierba terrestre D.R.
The species used in both the laboratory and field portions of this study were butterfly milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa L.: Asclepiadaceae), pale purple coneflower (Echinacea pallida Nutt.: Asteraceae), rattlesnake master (Eryngium yuccifolium Michx.: Apiaceae), rough blazing star (Liatris aspera Michx.: Asteraceae), Ohio spiderwort (Tradescantia ohiensis Raf.: Commelinaceae), little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium Michx.: Poaceae), and prairie dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis L.: Poaceae).
In the crystalline area, the families with the highest IVI values included Bromeliaceae, Cactaceae, Commelinaceae, Phytolaccaceae and Euphorbiaceae, with a total of 56.57% of the total IVI (Table 1).
Las familias con mas de 100 especies endemicas en Mexico (Cuadro 1) son Orchidaceae (46.31%), Bromeliaceae (72.5%), Poaceae (26.41%), Agavaceae (80.75%) y Cyperaceae (24.93%), y aquellas con mas de 50% de sus especies endemitas en el pais son Anthericaceae (84.61%), Hyacinthaceae (83.33%), Agavacae (80.75%), Nolinaceae (77.35%), Melanthiaceae (76.47%), Amaryllidaceae (76.54%), Bromeliaceae (72.5%), Iridaceae (69.72%), Dioscoreaceae (66.66%), Alliaceae (63.79%), Hypoxidaceae (60%), Eriocaulaceae (57.14%), Liliaceae (53.84%) y Commelinaceae (54.47%).
ULV 9876 Commelinaceae Rhoeo discolour (L'Her.) ULV 9875 Compuestas Xanthium chinense Mill.
No levantamento de especies da revegetacao natural, foram identificados representantes de 12 familias cuja proporcao foi Asteraceae com 35,7%, Cyperaceae e Poaceae (ambas com 10,7%), Euphorbiaceae, Rubiaceae e Solanaceae com 7,1% e Commelinaceae, Myrsinaceae, Phytolacaceae, Polygonaceae, Apiaceae e Laminaceae com 3,6%.