Asteraceae


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Asteraceae

[‚as·tə′rās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
An equivalent name for the Compositae.
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The objective of the present study was to conduct an ethnomedicinal survey among the Kavirajes (of the mainstream population) as well as some tribal medicinal practitioners in the northeastern and southeastern districts of Bangladesh to document their use of Acanthaceae and Asteraceae family plants for treatment of malaria.
At Reserva ecologica el pedregal de san Angel in central Mexico, Asteraceae is the best represented family of plants (valiente-Banuet and De Luna, 1990), contributing a high percentage of total biomass (Cano-Santana, 1994) and the greatest number of species.
The Genus Uroleucon (Homoptera Aphididae) is distributed throughout the world primarily on host plants in the family Asteraceae.
Ocote Pinaceae Quercus laurina * Encino Fagaceae laurelillo Arbusto Ageratina glabratum * Hierba blanca Asteraceae Baccharis conferta * Escobilla, Asteraceae hierba del carbonero Buddleia parviflora * Tepozancillo, Loganiaceae tepozan cimarron, tepozan de cerro, sayolisco Comarostaphylis Huejote Ericaceae Helianthemum glomeratum Juanajuana, Cistaceae cenicilla Lupinus sp.
2005), who reported that Asteraceae and Lamiaceae are the families with medicinal plants most commonly used in the city of Conceicao-Acu, Mato Grosso State.
These plants belong, respectively, to the Acanthaceae, Asteraceae, Cuscutaceae, and Fabaceae families.
Guarim Neto and Morais (2003) in a bibliographic study about medicinal plants from Cerrado, in Mato Grosso State, also recorded these same families; however, Leguminosae was the family with a large number of species, followed by Asteraceae, Bignoniaceae and Rubiaceae.
After Cassini, Lessing (1832) made another important contribution to the tribal classification of Asteraceae.
Asteraceae followed this with 9 species, Fabaceae with 4 species and Lamiaceae having 3 species.
This volume collects botanical data on the taxonomy and chorology of species of the largest families of Compositae or Asteraceae (the aster, daisy, or sunflower family) of the Holarctic ecozone, which comprise 92 genera and 558 species found in Siberia, including a number being described for the first time.
Myzus persicae (Sulzer) y Aphis gossypii (Glover) fueron registrados sobre diversas familias de plantas hospederas, en tanto el resto de las especies se presentaron asociadas a una unica familia de hospederas: Cavariella aegopodii (Scopoli) sobre Apiaceae, Nasonovia ribisnigri (Mosley) sobre Asteraceae, Lipaphis erysimi (Kaltenbach) sobre Brassicaceae, Neotoxoptera formosana (Takahashi) sobre Alliaceae y Rhopalosiphum padi (Linne) sobre Poaceae.
Ontario, Canada) and McGill University (Quebec, Canada) have patented lipo Chitooligosaccharide (LCO) [NodBj-V(C18:1,Mefuc)] isolated from Bradyrhizobium japonicum strain 532C which stimulates seed germination/seedling emergence, or in the case of potato, sprouting, of a number of crop plants representing eight distantly related plant families (Poaceae, Fabaceae, Brassicaceae, Cucurbitaceac, Malvaceae, Asteraceae, Chenopodiaceae and Solanaceae) of plants, at 25 and/or at 15[degrees] C.