NUEVOS REGISTROS DE CUCURBITACEAE PARA VARIAS REGIONES DE MEXICO
- DIVERSIDAD E IMPORTANCIA DE LA FAMILIA CUCURBITACEAE EN MEXICO. Lira, Rafael; Rodriguez-Jimenez, Concepcion; Alvarado, Jose L.; Rodriguez, Isela; Castrejon, Javier; Dominguez-Mariani, Antonio // Acta Botanica Mexicana;1998, Issue 42, p43
In this paper a general overview of the taxonomic and floristic knowledge of the family Cucurbitaceae in Mexico is presented. The family is represented in this country by 137 taxa (species and infraspecific categories), belonging to 38 genera of its two subfamilies (Zanonioideae and...
- Cucurbitaceae. Newton, L. E. // Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Dicotyledons;2004, p73
The article provides information on cucurbitaceae. The characteristics, growth and composition of this succulent plant are described. It enumerates the species of the plant, as well as its genera. Moreover, its distribution and cultivation are mentioned.
- cucurbits:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p457
The article presents an encyclopedia entry for cucurbits or Cucumis, a member of Cucurbitaceae.
- Medieval herbal iconography and lexicography of Cucumis (cucumber and melon, Cucurbitaceae) in the Occident, 1300â€“1458. Paris, Harry S.; Janick, Jules; Daunay, Marie-Christine // Annals of Botany;Sep2011, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p471
Background The genus Cucumis contains two species of important vegetable crops, C. sativus, cucumber, and C. melo, melon. Melon has iconographical and textual records from lands of the Mediterranean Basin dating back to antiquity, but cucumber does not. The goal of this study was to obtain an...
- An ethnomedicinal survey of cucurbitaceae family plants used in the folk medicinal practices of Bangladesh. Rahmatullah, Mohammed; Biswas, Anup; Haq, Wahid Mozammel; Seraj, Syeda; Jahan, Rownak // Chronicles of Young Scientists;Jul-Sep2012, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p212
Background: The Cucurbitaceae family comprising about 125 genera and 960 species is a family that is further characterized by commonly having five-angled stems and coiled tendrils and is also known as gourd family of flowering plants. Plant species belonging to this family have a worldwide...
- CUATRO NUEVOS REGISTROS Y UNA NUEVA ESPECIE DE CUCURBITACEAE PARA LA FLORA DE OAXACA. Lira Saade, Rafael; Torres Colin, Rafael // Acta Botanica Mexicana;dic1991, Issue 16, p95
Four species of Cucurbitaceae [Tecunumania quetzalteca Standley & Steyermark, Cionosicyos macranthus (Pittier) C. Jeffrey, Peponopsis adhaerens Naudin and Chalema synanthera Dieterle] are reported for the first time for the flora of Oaxaca (the latter also for Guerrero) and a new species of...
- Appendix 3: List of Santa Ana River Species. // Flora of the Santa Ana River & Environs with References to World;2007, p443
A variety of plant species in the Santa Ana River Watershed in California that appeared January 2007 issue of the book "Flora of the Santa Ana River & Environs: With References to World Botany" is presented.
- New and interesting plants. // Garden;Oct2012, Vol. 137 Issue 10, p10
The article features four new plant species including the Rosa Glyndebourne or "Harpulse," the Salvia "African Sky," the Parthenocissus Red Wall or "Troki," and the Rhododendron Metallica or "Hachmann's Metallica."
- NEW PLANT TAXA FROM COLORADO, NEW MEXICO, AND ARIZONA. Duane Atwood, N.; Welsh, Stanley L. // Western North American Naturalist;May2013, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p113
Descriptions of previously undescribed taxa are provided for plant taxa from Colorado (Phacelia), New Mexico (Phacelia; Mentzelia), and Arizona (Xylorhiza).