Commelinales


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Noun1.Commelinales - an order of monocotyledonous herbs
plant order - the order of plants
Commelinidae, subclass Commelinidae - one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 19,000 species in 25 families of mostly terrestrial herbs especially of moist places including: Cyperaceae; Gramineae; Bromeliaceae; and Zingiberaceae
family Xyridaceae, Xyridaceae, yellow-eyed grass family - plants of tropical to temperate regions; usually in wet places
Commelinaceae, family Commelinaceae, spiderwort family - large widely distributed family of chiefly perennial herbs or climbers: spiderworts
Bromeliaceae, family Bromeliaceae, pineapple family - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance
family Mayacaceae, Mayacaceae - a monocotyledonous family of bog plants of order Xyridales
family Rapateaceae, Rapateaceae - South American herbs somewhat resembling members of the Juncaceae
Eriocaulaceae, family Eriocaulaceae, pipewort family - chiefly tropical aquatic or bog herbs: pipeworts
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El tapete es generalmente plasmodial, un caracter tambien presente en Commelinales e invade los loculos de la antera, ya sea como periplasmodio o en forma celular, y envuelve los microsporocitos en el curso de su desarrollo (Dahlgren et al.
Of all orders that have been investigated for orbicules, only five remain without any positive observations: Asterales, Cannellales, Commelinales, Vitales, and Zingiberales.
Commelinales, Zingiberales, Oxford University Press, London, UK, 1969.
En Monocotiledoneas estarian presentes en familias de Arales, Arecales, Asparagales, Commelinales y Poales pero no hay antecedentes en Zingiberales, de modo que esta es la primera cita para Zingiberales.
* Commelinales, a "monocot" order, the spiderwort order.
Foraging behavior of Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae) and Lycastrirhyncha nitens (Diptera: Syrphidae) on Pontederia sagittata (Commelinales: Pontederiaceae) on a disturbed site.
La estructura y organogenesis de las piezas florales ha llamado la atencion de los autores (Rao 1963, Pai 1965, Kirchof 1983a, b; 1985), principalmente porque las flores de Canna muestran modificaciones marcadas con respecto al patron floral basico de las monocotiledoneas y de otros clados relacionados como las Bromeliales y las Commelinales (Judd et al.
Waterhyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms (Commelinales: Pontederiaceae), is a floating aquatic plant that originated in lowland tropical South America, probably in the Amazon basin (Barrett & Forno 1982).
Commelinales. In Commelinaceae many genera have monosymmetric flowers, often with heteranthery involved (e.g., Aetheolirion, Tinantia, Floscopa, Polyspatha, Aneilema, Rhopalephora, Commelina) (Faden, 1998).