Ochnaceae


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Noun1.Ochnaceae - family of tropical evergreen trees and shrubs with thick shining parallel-veined leaves
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
genus Ochna, Ochna - type genus of Ochnaceae; evergreen trees and shrubs of Old World tropics
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where it is predominantly expressed in the floral cup, androecium and gynoecium (Prance & White, 1988; Matthews & Endress, 2008), some Ochnaceae, where it occurs together with buzz pollination (Amaral, 1991), and some Violaceae, in which the anterior petal has a spur, which surrounds the nectaries formed by two stamens, and the stigma has a monosymmetric pollen collection mechanism (Melchior, 1925; Beattie, 1969).
Lophira, tree of the ochnaceae family also known as Meni oil tree, false shea and locally called beung in Chamba language and namijin kadanya in Hausa language, grows in the dry zones as well as the moist evergreen forest of tropical Africa [1,2].
Frey (Frey, 2003; Chiron & Castro, 2004; Frey, 2005a; Frey, 2005b); Ochnaceae, Luxemburgia mysteriosa Fraga & Feres (Fraga & Feres, 2007); Scrophulariaceae, Otacanthus fernandesii Ronse (Ronse, 2001).