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Noun1.Mikania - large genus of evergreen lianas of tropical AmericaMikania - large genus of evergreen lianas of tropical America
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
climbing boneset, climbing hemp-vine, climbing hempweed, Mikania scandens, wild climbing hempweed - herb of tropical America having vanilla-scented flowers; climbs up trees
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Similarly, most species in genera such as Mikania (Asteraceae), Inga (Fabaceae), Ficus (Moraceae), Eugenia (Myrtaceae), Neea (Nyctaginaceae), Pouteria (Sapotaceae), and Smilax (Smilacaceae) had galls, as did all species of Protium (Burseraceae), Paullinia (Sapindaceae), and Vochysia (Vochysiaceae).
All previously known species of Alycaulus are associated with galls on Mikania spp.
Comparative analysis of triterpenoids from Mikania cordifolia collected from four different locations.
(2008) reported that the pollen viability of Mikania micrantha H.B.K.
These activities stimulated the regeneration of plant species as well as the growth of invasive alien plants like Mikania micrantha, Lantana camara, and Chromolaena odorata.
Biotecnological Prospecting of Foliar Endophytic Fungi of Guaco (Mikania glomerata Spreng.) with Antibacterial and Antagonistic Activity Against Phytopathogens.
These drugs are obtained from the espinheira-santa (Maytenus officinalis), guaco (Mikania glomerata), artichoke (Cynara scolymus), sacred shell (Rhamnus purshiana), aroeira (Schinus terebenthifolius), devil's claw (Harpagophytum procumbens), soy isoflavone (Glycine max) and cat's claw (Uncaria tomentosa).
gangetica is one of the four weed species that is generally accepted as being the most damaging weeds in Asia, including Ischaemum muticum, Imperata cylindrica, and Mikania cordata (Quah et al., 1999).
azora are found infrequently visiting small flowers as Eupatorium L., Mikania L.