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Related to Palmae: Labiatae, Umbelliferae, Arecales, Palmtree
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Noun1.Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leavesPalmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
order Palmales, Palmales - coextensive with the family Palmae: palms
palm tree, palm - any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves
Acrocomia, genus Acrocomia - Central and South American feather palms
genus Areca - a monocotyledonous genus of palm trees
Arenga, genus Arenga - a genus of tropical Asian and Malaysian palm trees
Attalea, genus Attalea - unarmed feather palms of central and northern South America
genus Calamus - distinctive often spiny-stemmed palms found as climbers in tropical and subtropical forest
Caryota, genus Caryota - fishtail palms
Cocos, genus Cocos - coconut palms
Copernicia, genus Copernicia - slow-growing tropical fan palms
genus Corozo - a monocotyledonous genus of tropical American palm trees
Corypha, genus Corypha - large fan palms of tropical Asia to Australia
Elaeis, genus Elaeis - oil palms
Euterpe, genus Euterpe - a monocotyledonous genus of graceful palm trees in tropical America
genus Livistona, Livistona - fan palms of Asia and Australia and Malaysia
genus Metroxylon, Metroxylon - a genus of Malayan pinnate-leaved palm trees that flower and fruit once and then die
genus Nipa, genus Nypa, Nipa, Nypa - monotypic genus of palms of Australasia
genus Orbignya, Orbignya - palms of southern Mexico to northern South America: babassu palm
genus Phoenix, phoenix - a large monocotyledonous genus of pinnate-leaved palms found in Asia and Africa
genus Phytelephas, phytelephas - small genus of South American feather palms
genus Raffia, genus Raphia, Raphia, Raffia - feather palm of tropical Africa and Madagascar and Central and South America widely grown for commercial purposes
genus Rhapis, Rhapis - genus of small clump-forming fan palms of China and Japan
genus Roystonea, Roystonea - a monocotyledonous genus of West Indian feather palms
genus Sabal, Sabal - American dwarf fan palms
genus Serenoa, Serenoa - one species: saw palmetto
genus Thrinax, Thrinax - small to medium-sized fan palms
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References in periodicals archive ?
Lethal Yellowing (LY) disease of palms is caused by candidatus Phytoplasma palmae' (16SrIV-A) (Harrison et al.
A pupunha (Bactris gasipaes Kunth, Palmae) e uma fruteira nativa da Amazonia que apresenta ampla diversidade genetica em suas populacoes silvestres e domesticadas, devido aos seus diferentes estagios de domesticacao em diferentes ambientes e por atender a diferentes preferencias humanas em termos de sabor, uso, processamento e ate cor (CLEMENT, 1988; CLEMENT, 1995; MORA URPI et al., 1997).
La sombra especifica esta principalmente compuesta de Inga micheliana (Fabaceae), Inga laurina (Fabaceae), Gliricidia sepium (Fabaceae), Tabebuia donnell-smithii (Bignoniaceae) y Samanea saman (Fabaceae); la sombra de frutales incluye Persea americana (Lauraceae), Mangifera indica (Anacardiaceae), Pouteria sapota (Sapotaceae), Cocus nucifera (Palmae) y Musa sp.
(stem) Ochnaceae: Ouratea pendula Engler (stem) Palmae: Bactris brongniartii Mart.
Notes on the insect fauna on two species of Astrocaryum (Palmae, Cocoeae, Bactridinae) in Peruvian Amazonia with emphasis on potential pests of cultivated palms.
The red palm weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Olivier) is a pest of a broad range of palms (Palmae) in southern Asia (Murphy & Briscoe 1999).