LEGUMINOSAS DEL NORTE DEL ESTADO DE NUEVO LEÃ“N, MÃ‰XICO
- PRIMER REGISTRO DE CORONILLA VARIA (LEGUMINOSAE) PARA MEXICO. Estrada C., A. Eduardo // Acta Botanica Mexicana;mar1992, Issue 17, p35
As part of the studies of the Leguminosae of Nuevo Leon Coronilla varia L. is reported for the first time for the Mexican flora.
- Limadendron: a new genus of Leguminosae (Papilionoideae, Brongniartieae) from South America. Meireles, Jose; Azevedo Tozzi, Ana // Plant Systematics & Evolution;Feb2015, Vol. 301 Issue 2, p701
A new genus Limadendron (Leguminosae, Papilionoideae, Brongniartieae) from northern South America is described and illustrated. The new genus is segregated from Poecilanthe based on a previous phylogenetic analysis. Limadendron is sister to Cyclolobium and differs from it mainly by its woody...
- Leaf epidermal characteristics of Lotus subgenus Acmispon (Fabaceae: Loteae) and a numerical taxonomic evaluation. Arambarri, Ana M; Stenglein, Sebasti�n A; Colares, Marta N; Novoa, Mar�a C; Vizca�no, Claudia E // Canadian Journal of Botany;Sep2003, Vol. 81 Issue 9, p933
This paper describes the leaf epidermal characteristics of the New World species of Lotus L. subgenus Acmispon Raf. (Fabaceae: Loteae), computes their phenetic relationships based on morphological and anatomical characters, and compares these results with previous classifications and a recent...
- legÂ·ume. // American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p201
A definition of the term "legume" is presented. It refers to any of a variety of plants having pods that contain seeds. Legumes are able to take nitrogen from the air and convert it into compounds that enrich soils because of a symbiotic relationship with bacteria that live in nodules on their...
- 60Ma of legume nodulation. What's new? What's changing? Sprent, Janet I. // Journal of Experimental Botany;Mar2008, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p1081
Current evidence suggests that legumes evolved about 60 million years ago. Genetic material for nodulation was recruited from existing DNA, often following gene duplication. The initial process of infection probably did not involve either root hairs or infection threads. From this initial event,...
- fenugreek:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p460
An encyclopedia entry for fenugreek is presented.
- Physiological and Molecular Aspects of Tolerance to Environmental Constraints in Grain and Forage Legumes. Bargaz, Adnane; Zaman-Allah, Mainassara; Farissi, Mohamed; Lazali, Mohamed; Drevon, Jean-Jacques; Maougal, Rim T.; Carlsson, Georg // International Journal of Molecular Sciences;Aug2015, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p18976
Despite the agronomical and environmental advantages of the cultivation of legumes, their production is limited by various environmental constraints such as water or nutrient limitation, frost or heat stress and soil salinity, which may be the result of pedoclimatic conditions, intensive use of...
- Pasture production in a silvopastoral system in relation with microclimate variables in the atlantic coast of Spain. F.J. Silva-Pando; M.P. González-Hernández; M.J. Rozados-Lorenzo // Agroforestry Systems;2002, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p203
Grasses and legumes of high productivity and nutritional quality are a good alternative as pasture supplements in rangelands of low quality forage. Orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L. cv. `Artabro') and white clover (Trifolium repens L. cv. `Huia') are known as shade tolerant and low...
- BRONGNIARTIA MONTALVOANA (FABACEAE: FABOIDEAE), UNA ESPECIE NUEVA DE LA CUENCA DEL RIO BALSAS. Dorado, Oscar; Arias, Dulce M. // Acta Botanica Mexicana;mar1992, Issue 17, p13
A new species of Fabaceae, Brongniartia montalvoana, from the Rio Balsas Basin is described and illustrated. Its affinities with B. mortonii McVaugh as well as their distinguishing morphological characteristics are discussed and habitat data are presented.