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].
Brysonima lucida (Sw.) DC., 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).
Mullerian mimicry is probably involved in these orchids and the Malpighiaceous species they resemble (Silvera, 2002), an idea supported by similarity in chemical components in the floral oils of Byrsonima intermedia Ad.
Other shrubs include the malpighiaceous Byrsonima sericea, the burseraceous plants Protium brasiliensis and P.