malpighiaceous

Related to malpighiaceous: Malpighiaceae

malpighiaceous

(mælˌpɪɡɪˈeɪʃəs)
adj
(Botany) of, relating to, or belonging to the Malpighiaceae, a family of tropical plants many of which are lianas
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El desarrollo historico de la identificacion de las malpigiaceas empleadas como alucinogenos [The historical development of the identification of malpighiaceous used as hallucinogens].
the only native malpighiaceous plant in southern Florida, is a pine rockland habitat specialist which has been reduced with loss of this habitat due to urban development (Pemberton & Liu, 2008a).
Other shrubs include the malpighiaceous Byrsonima sericea, the burseraceous plants Protium brasiliensis and P.