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Noun1.Myrtaceae - trees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Myrtales, order Myrtales, order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales - Myrtaceae; Combretaceae; Elaeagnaceae; Haloragidaceae; Melastomaceae; Lecythidaceae; Lythraceae; Rhizophoraceae; Onagraceae; Lecythidaceae; Punicaceae
myrtaceous tree - trees and shrubs
genus Myrtus, Myrtus - type genus of the Myrtaceae
genus Pimenta, Pimenta - allspice tree
Eugenia, genus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard wood
genus Feijoa - small South American shrubs or trees
genus Jambos, Jambos - used in some classifications for rose apples (Eugenia jambos)
genus Myrciaria, Myrcia, Myrciaria - a genus of tropical American trees and shrubs of the myrtle family
genus Eucalyptus - tall trees native to the Australian region; source of timber and medicinal oils from the aromatic leaves
genus Syzygium, Syzygium - a tropical evergreen tree of the myrtle family native to the East Indies but cultivated elsewhere
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In the southern region of the country, among the many existing native species, fruit trees belonging to the Myrtaceae family stand out due to their great ecological and commercial potential.
The species Psidium guajava L., common name guava, belongs to the family Myrtaceae, which is composed of more than 100 genera and 3800 species and is one of the most studied species of this family (Haida et al., 2015).
According to PFI's report, issued in connection with its seminar, eucalyptus is an exotic tree species belonging to the Myrtaceae family.
La Fabaceae fue la familia mas abundante en San Juan de Rioseco con cuatro especies mientras que en Pacho las familias Fabaceae, Myrtaceae y Rutaceae fueron las mas representativas con tres especies cada una (Tabla 1).
La familia con mayor riqueza fue Fabaceae (32 especies), seguida por Rubiaceae (11), Euphorbiaceae, Myrtaceae, Sapotaceae (8), Boraginaceae (7), Apocynaceae y Moraceae (6), que en conjunto aportan mas del 50 % de la riqueza total (Fig.
Feeding by the social wasp Polybia scutellaris (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) on Syzygium jambos (Myrtaceae) fruits in Minas Gerais, Brazil.
The floristic classification indicates that the five most representative families were: Fabaceae (eight species), Anacardiaceae (four species), Malvaceae (four species) and Myrtaceae (four species), constituting 40.12% of the total species listed.
The Subtropical Atlantic Forest (or Araucaria Forest), integrating the Brazilian Atlantic Forest hotspot, is characterized by the coexistence of the tropical and temperate flora and by the components Araucaria angustifolia (Bertol.) Kuntze, Podocarpus lambertii Klotzsch ex Endl., Lauraceae and Myrtaceae. It is distributed on highlands (750 - 1,300 m a.s.l) westwards from the Serra do Mar (Maack,1968; Roderjan et al., 2002).
According to the varsity spokesman here Monday, scholar Saima Siddique D/o Muhammad Siddique has been awarded PhD degress in the subject of Environmental Sciences after approval of her thesis entitled 'Appraisal of Eco Friendly Aspects of Essential Oils of Selected Species of Family Myrtaceae'; Ayesha Arshed Dodhy D/o Muhammad Arshed Dodhy in the subject of Home Economics after approval of her thesis entitled 'Relationship of Creative Abilities with Vividness of Imagery in Apparel Design of Fashion Illustration Students'; Ummara Saher D/o Abdul Ghafoor in the subject of Education after approval of her thesis entitled 'Comparative Study of Public and Private Sector University Graduates Self-perceived Employability, Ambition and Institutional Commitment in the Punjab''.
The jabuticatree belongs to Myrtaceae family and to the genus Plinia, being a native fruit tree of Brazil, with nine well-known species, among which stands out the 'jabuticatree paulista' or 'jabuticatree-acu' [Plinia cauliflora (DC.) Berg], being one of the most sold species in the Brazilian South market (Danner et al., 2011a).