Aquifoliaceae


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Aquifoliaceae

[‚ak·wə‚fōl·ē′ās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of woody flowering plants in the order Celastrales characterized by pendulous ovules, alternate leaves, imbricate petals, and drupaceous fruit; common members include various species of holly (Ilex).
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As espécies predominantes pertenciam às famílias Annonaceae, Apocynaceae, Arecaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Bignoniaceae, Boraginaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Fabaceae, Flacourticaceae, Lauracaeae, Meliaceae, Mimosaceae, Moraceae-Urticaceae e Sapindaceae.
2005), quienes trabajando en bosques de Peru, con altitudes entre 2250-2750 m, destacan ademas de la familia senalada anteriormente, a las Lauraceae, Myrsinaceae, Myrtaceae y Aquifoliaceae como dominantes.
In both hemispheres, there were representatives of a pan-tropical Arcto-Tertiary flora in which many families were abundant, such as the Lauraceae (Laurus, Persea, Machilus, Cinnamomum); Anacardiaceae (Rhus, Pistacia); Theaceae (Camellia); Moraceae (Celtis, Morus, Brousonnetia); Hamamelidaceae (Hamamelis, Liquidambar); Aquifoliaceae (Ilex); Ericaceae (Arbutus, Gaulteria); Fagaceae (Castanea, Fagus, Nothofagus, Castanopsis, Lithocarpus, Quercus); Fabaceae (Albizia, Acacia, Robinia, Cercis); and Saxifragaceae (Ribes, Hydrangea).
18 Aquifoliaceae Ilex cymosa 19 Araceae Aglaeonema minus 20 Aglaeonema simplex 21 Pistia stratiotes 22 Araliaceae Schefflera avensis (Miq.
family Japanese prunes Rosaceae 3 Coffee-plant Rubiaceae 1 Khaki-plant Ebenaceae 2 Mate-plant Aquifoliaceae 3 Guava Myrtaceae 3 "Ipe-roxo" Bignoniaceae 3 Ligustro Oleaceae 2 1) Gallo et al.
A erva-mate (Ilex paraguariensis Saint Hilaire) pertence a familia Aquifoliaceae, que compreende mais de 500 especies do genero Ilex (HU, 1989), e e uma especie arborea que ocorre no Brasil, Argentina, Uruguai e Paraguai (CARVALHO, 2003).
Habitat: An evergreen shrub member of the Aquifoliaceae family, growing up to 12m in moist forest soil and native to Europe.
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