Valerianaceae


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Noun1.Valerianaceae - genus of mostly herbs having a characteristic fetid odor
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
genus Valeriana, Valeriana - genus of widely distributed perennial herbs and some shrubs
genus Valerianella, Valerianella - genus of Old World annual herbs widely naturalized
Centranthus, genus Centranthus - genus of southern European herbs and subshrubs
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Phylogeny and biogeography of Valerianaceae (Dipsacales) with special reference to the South American valerians.
Otherwise, there are a lot of families with only one species in that area as Aquifoliaceae, Araliaceae, Cucurbitaceae, Cupressaceae, Ericaceae, Hypericaceae, Orobanchaceae, Oxalidaceae, Pinaceae, Plantaginaceae, Plumbaginaceae, Polygalaceae, Pyrolaceae, Rhamnaceae, Salicaceae, Saxifragaceae, Taxaceae, Urticaceae and Valerianaceae. As it has above explained only the presence of each species has been considered.
f.) Hisar Rosaceae Kuntze Picrorhiza kurroa Royle ex Kutki Scrophulariaceae Benth Nardostachys jatamansi Jattamaansi Valerianaceae (D.Don.) DC Shrubs Berberis aristata DC.
Nardostachys chinensis Batalin (NCB, same as "Gansong" in Traditional Chinese Medicine and "Sumbul Chine" in Traditional Uyghur Medicine), which belongs to the genus Nardostachys (Valerianaceae), is a well-known traditional herbal medicine, enriched with a series of aristolane, nardosinane, guaiane-type sesquiterpenes [4].
Las Asteraceae con 61 especies (33.7%) representan la familia mas diversa en el area de estudio, seguidas por las Poaceae (18), Brassicaceae (8), Caryophyllaceae y Fabaceae (7), Valerianaceae (6), Gentianaceae y Orobanchaceae (5), Apiaceae, Plantaginaceae, Rosaceae y Verbenaceae (4), Iridaceae y Polygonaceae (3), 9 familias con 2 especies y 24 familias con 1 sola especie.
Valerianaceae Valerianella dufresnia Bungeet Boiss " " Vallerianella vesicaria (L.) moench Meth Urticaceae Urticadioica L.