Annonaceae


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Related to Annonaceae: Annona muricata, Apocynaceae

Annonaceae

[‚a·nə′nās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A large family of woody flowering plants in the order Magnoliales, characterized by hypogynous flowers, exstipulate leaves, a trimerous perianth, and distinct stamens with a short, thick filament.
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El consumo de la familia Solanaceae (21%) y otras familias en menor proporcion como Araceae, Cecropiaceae, Clusiaceae, Annonaceae, Marcgraviaceae ya documentadas para habitats montanos (Lindner & Morawetz 2006, Loayza et al.
Quiza la caracteristica mas distintiva de la familia Annonaceae, es su riqueza en Ms, los cuales se pueden encontrar en raices, cortezas, tallos, semillas y frutos; y la naturaleza quimica es muy diversa e incluyen acetogeninas, alcaloides, megastigmananos, terpenoides, lectinas, flavonoides, aceites esenciales, ciclopeptidos y acidos grasos.
Acetogenins from Annonaceae: recent progress in isolation, synthesis and mechanisms of action.
O hilo apresenta-se basal, fechado por uma prega de tampao, corroborando a literatura das Annonaceae (CORNER, 1976; LIMA-BRITO et al., 2006) e mal definido, permanecendo entre ovoide e circular, faltando o exostoma entre o funiculo e o endostoma.
Ojewole, "Protective effects of Annona muricata Linn.(Annonaceae) leaf aqueous extract on serum lipid profiles and oxidative stress in hepatocytes of streptozotocin-treated diabetic rats," African Journal of Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicines, vol.
Efficacy of seed extracts of Annona squamosa and Annona muricata (Annonaceae) for the control of Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus (Culicidae)., Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine.
A new subfamilial and tribal classification of the pantropical flowering plant family Annonaceae informed by molecular phylogenetics.
Scientists examined the composition and properties of some tropical and subtropical fruits belonging to the Annonaceae and Citrus genera.