Melanthiaceae


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Related to Melanthiaceae: family Melanthiaceae, Liliales
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Noun1.Melanthiaceae - one of many subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted: includes AletrisMelanthiaceae - one of many subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted: includes Aletris; Narthecium; Veratrum
liliid monocot family - family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
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MELANTHIACEAE (Bunchflower Family) Trillium recurvatum Beck--CW, SW; MWL; Abundant; C = 4; BSUH 19680, 19759.
** Una de gato Melanthiaceae Veratrum californicum California corn lily Durand ** Trillium erectum L.
Theresia (Tamura, 1998a), and Melanthiaceae with the perianth developed more strongly on one side in some Chionographis (Tamura, 1998b; Tanaka, 2003).
Factors affecting low seed:ovule ratios in a spring woodland herb, Trillium grandiflorum (Melanthiaceae).
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%).
New status and combinations for Japanese taxa of Chionographis (Melanthiaceae).
Stigmatic self-incompatibility and mating patterns in Trillium grandiflorum and Trillium erectum (Melanthiaceae).
A conspectus of Mexican Melanthiaceae including a description of new taxa of Schoenocaulon and Zigadenus.