Rubiaceae


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Noun1.Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbsRubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
asterid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
order Rubiales, Rubiales - an order of dicotyledonous plants of the subclass Asteridae; have opposite leaves and an inferior compound ovary
madderwort, rubiaceous plant - any of numerous trees or shrubs or vines of the family Rubiaceae
genus Rubia, Rubia - type genus of the Rubiaceae; Old World herbs and subshrubs grown for their medicinal properties and for dye substances extracted from their roots
Calycophyllum, genus Calycophyllum - medium to large tropical American trees having shiny reddish-brown shredding bark
Chiococca, genus Chiococca - shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World
Coffea, genus Coffea - coffee trees
genus Chinchona, genus Cinchona - large genus of trees of Andean region of South America having medicinal bark
Galium, genus Galium - annual or perennial herbs: bedstraw; cleavers
genus Gardenia - large genus of attractive Old World tropical shrubs and small trees
genus Genipa - tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs bearing yellow flowers and succulent edible fruit with a thick rind
genus Hamelia - evergreen tropical American shrubs or small trees
genus Mitchella, Mitchella - creeping evergreen herbs of North America
genus Nauclea, Nauclea - small genus of evergreen tropical shrubs or trees with smooth leathery leaves
genus Pinckneya, Pinckneya - small genus of shrubs or small trees of southeastern United States and northern South America
genus Psychotria, Psychotria - tropical chiefly South American shrubs and trees
genus Sarcocephalus, Sarcocephalus - genus of tropical African trees and shrubs
genus Vangueria, Vangueria - tropical African and Asiatic trees and shrubs having one-seeded fruit
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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.
Conilon or Robusta coffee (Coffea canephora Pierre ex Froehner) (Rubiaceae) represents 25% of all production of coffee in Brazil.
As familias mais ricas em especies foram Myrtaceae (15 especies), Malpighiaceae e Fabaceae (5), Sapindaceae e Primulaceae (4), Euphorbiaceae, Malvaceae e Rubiaceae (3), somando 57,5% do total.
Some plant families serving as hosts for Neosilba larvae have been identified, such as Malpighiaceae, Myrtaceae, Rutaceae, Anacardiaceae, Annonaceae, Caricaceae, Caryocaraceae, Euphorbiaceae, Combretaceae, Lauraceae, Oxalidaceae, Passifloraceae, Rubiaceae, Rosaceae and Solanaceae (Camargos et al.
The genus Cordiera (Rubiaceae) comprises 21 species distributed in Central and South America (Delprete & Cortes-B, 2006).
Habitat: An evergreen rainforest tree of the Rubiaceae family growing to 10m in rich, moist soil in West Africa.
The richest families were: Asteraceae (27 species), Myrtaceae (22 species), Melastomataceae (17 species), Poaceae (13 species), Fabaceae and Rubiaceae (12 species each), Cyperaceae (eight species), Erythroxylaceae (six species), Convolvulaceae, Lauraceae, Malpighiaceae and Verbenaceae (five species each).
The discospernum reyesii, belonging to the rubiaceae (coffee) family, is a tree species discovered in Mt.