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Noun1.Winteraceae - small family of chiefly tropical shrubs and trees of genera Drimys and Pseudowintera; sometimes included in Magnoliaceae
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
Drimys, genus Drimys - shrubs and trees of southern hemisphere having aromatic foliage
genus Pseudowintera, genus Wintera, Pseudowintera, Wintera - evergreen shrubs or small trees of Australia and New Zealand
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tabaci have been detected in members of unusual families (Alliaceae, Chenopodiaceae, Meliaceae, Simaroubaceae and Winteraceae), as expected (Hilje, 2007).
Drimys granadensis L.f., 1781 (Winteraceae), conocida comunmente como "canelo de paramo" o "palo de aji", se caracteriza por ser un arbol con una altura maxima de 12 metros y flores blancas (Marin & Parra 2015) de aroma fuerte y sabor picante, en sus hojas y tallos (de ahi su nombre comun); este arbol crece en la region de los paramos altoandinos colombianos, especialmente en departamentos como Antioquia, Boyaca, Caldas, Cundinamarca, entre otros, a una altura entre 1800 y 3900 msnm (Bernal et al.
The habit of protracted production of upright cells may be found in some Eupomatiaceae, Winteraceae, Aristolochiaceae, Piperaceae and Austrobaileyaceae.
Field TS, Zwieniecki MA, Donoghue MJ and Holbrook NM (1998) Stomatal plugs of Drimys winteri (Winteraceae) protect leaves from mist but not drought.
Sapindaceae 3 Drimys brasiliensis Miers Winteraceae 3 Sapium glandulosum (L.) Morong Euphorbiaceae 2 Styrax camporum Pohl.
Zapata and Smagghe [88] demonstrated that the [LC.sub.50] after 24h of Laurelia sempervirens (Monimiaceae) and Drimys winteri (Winteraceae) EOs against T.
Forster (Winteraceae) offer excellent potential as pesticides due to their antifeedant and toxic activity against key pests from various orders (Zapata et al.
Drimys brasiliensis Miers, commonly known as cataia, is an angiosperm native to the Atlantic Rainforest, belonging to the Winteraceae family, order of Canellales (CRONQUIST, 1981; TRINTA & SANTOS, 1997).