Pontederiaceae


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Noun1.Pontederiaceae - aquatic or bog plants
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Commelinales, order Commelinales, order Xyridales, Xyridales - an order of monocotyledonous herbs
Eichhornia, genus Eichhornia - water hyacinth; water orchid
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Poaceae S Africa Eichhornia crassipes Pontederiaceae America (C.
El autor agradece las revisiones de la informacion sobre grupos particulares por parte de Daniel Austin (Convolvulaceae), Jaime Bonilla (Nymphaeaceae), Patricia Davila (Poaceae), Guillermo Ibarra (Moraceae), Rafael Lira (Cucurbitaceae), Isidro Mendez (Scrophulariaceae), Alejandro Novelo (Pontederiaceae), Victor Steinmann (Euphorbiaceae), Oswaldo Tellez (Dioscoreaceae) y Susana Valencia (Fagaceae); a Fernando Chiang, Jose Delgadillo, Raquel Galvan, Ignacio Garcia, Marisela Gomez, Jaime Jimenez, Clara Ramos, Oswaldo Tellez y Susana Valencia por facilitar informacion no publicada; a Claudio Delgadillo, Guillermo Ibarra y Jerzy Rzedowski por su revision del trabajo y sugerencias.
Flowering plants are well represented with chapters on Hawaiian silverswords and Alsinoideae, columbines, Pontederiaceae, Guyana Shield Brocchinia, Macaronesian Argyranthemum, and two groups of orchids (the Oncidiine twig epiphytes and the terrestrial Platanthera).
Genetic drift and the maintenance of the style length polymorphism in tristylous populations of Eichhornia paniculata (Pontederiaceae).
The genus has been so far associated with 12 plant families: Burseraceae (3 spp.), Chrysobalanaceae (2 spp.), Clusiaceae (4 spp.), Erythroxylaceae (1 sp.), Euphorbiaceae (1 sp.), Fabaceae (6 spp.), Melastomataceae (2 spp.), Myrtaceae (1 sp.), Nyctaginaceae (1 sp.), Pontederiaceae (1 sp.), Rosaceae (1 sp.), and Sapotaceae (1 sp.) (Gagne and Jaschhof, 2014).
Waterhyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms (Commelinales: Pontederiaceae), is a floating aquatic plant that originated in lowland tropical South America, probably in the Amazon basin (Barrett & Forno 1982).
Las familias mejor representadas por su riqueza de especies de hidrofitas estrictas son Cyperaceae (25), Alismataceae (18), Lemnaceae (15), Pontederiaceae (15), Nymphaeaceae (13), Potamogetonaceae (11) y Poaceae (10).
The families with the highest numbers of species were Poaceae (21), Cyperaceae (17), Pontederiaceae (8), Hydrocharitaceae (7), Polygonaceae and Onagraceae (6) and Fabaceae (5).