epidendrum


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epidendrum

(ˌɛpɪˈdɛndrəm) or

epidendrone

n
(Botany) an orchid belonging to the Epidendrum genus

ep•i•den•drum

(ˌɛp ɪˈdɛn drəm)

n.
any of numerous tropical American orchids of the genus Epidendrum.
[1785–95; < New Latin]
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Noun1.epidendrum - large and variable genus of terrestrial or epiphytic or lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical AmericasEpidendrum - large and variable genus of terrestrial or epiphytic or lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical Americas; some native to United States
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
epidendron - any of various orchids of the genus Epidendrum
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Epidendrum suinii (Orchidaceae: Epidendroideae) a new record for peruvian flora
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Multiple hybridization events, polyploidy and low postmating isolation entangle the evolution of neotropical species of Epidendrum (Orchidaceae).
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En afloramiento rocoso Befaria resinosa, Calamagrostis intermedia y Pteridium aquilinum se encuentran en un mayor numero de parcelas, mientras que las especies Achyrocline bogotensis, Achyrocline sp, Epidendrum secundun, Borreria ocimoides y Paepalanthus colombiensis unicamente se presentaron en una parcela con un solo individuo.
Ants visit nectaries of Epidendrum denticulatum (Orchidaceae) in a Brazilian rainforest: effects on herbivory and pollination.
A solucao de pulsing a base de sacarose tem se mostrado eficiente para o pre-tratamento de especies como Zantedeschia aethiopica (Almeida et al., 2011.), Limonium sinuatum (Ciotta & Nunes, 2011), Epidendrum ibaguense (Moraes et al., 2007) e Lilium longiforum (Barbosa et al., 2006), no entanto, o efeito benefico depende da concentracao e do tempo de exposicao, variando entre as especies.