CONTRIBUCION AL CONOCIMIENTO DE LOS NUMEROS CROMOSOMICOS DE LOS GENEROS SECHIUM P. BR. Y SICANA NAUDIN (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...
- 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).
- ancestor:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p30
A definition of the term "ancestor," is presented, which refers to the form or stock from which an organism has descended or the actual or assumed earlier type from which a species or other taxon evolved.
- Correction: Why Some Plant Species Are Rare. // PLoS ONE;Oct2014, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p1
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- PRIMER REGISTRO PARA ARGENTINA (BUENOS AIRES) DE RHIZIDIOMYCES APOPHYSATUSY R. HIRSUTUS (RHIZIDIOMYCETALES, HYPHOCHYTRIDIOMYCOTA). Marano, Agostina V.; Steciow, Mónica M. // Darwiniana;jul2006, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p74
Rhizidiomyces apophysatus and R. hirsutus were collected in an aquatic environment from Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Both species and the genus are reported for the first time for Argentina, being the southernmost records of these species in the Western Hemisphere. They were found as...
- On the identity and occurrence of Ophioglossum costatum (Pteridophyta: Ophioglossaceae) in Andhra Pradesh, India. Raju, Vatsavaya S.; Ragan, A.; Suthari, S.; Ramana, M. V. // Journal of Threatened Taxa;Jan2011, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1462
The article focuses on the occurrence and identity of Ophioglossum costatum in Andhra Pradesh, India. It cites a table which shows the difference between the specimens of O. costatum and O. nudicaule for their proper identification. It mentions that the species can be classified with their...