Asterales


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Asterales

[‚as·tə′rāl·ēz]
(botany)
An order of dicotyledonous plants in the subclass Asteridae, including aster, sunflower, zinnia, lettuce, artichoke, and dandelion; the ovary is inferior, flowers are borne in involucrate, centripetally flowering heads, and the calyx, when present, is modified into a set of scale-, hair-, or bristlelike structures called the pappus.
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Visitantes florales nocturnos del girasol (Helianthus annuus, Asterales: Asteraceae) en la Argentina.
Adult zigzag beetles were collected from Parthenium hysterophorus Linnaeus (Asterales: Asteraceae) plants near University field area and were kept in petri dishes containing cotton mealy bugs and 10% honey solution as a food.
Safflower is Carthamus tinctorious L species in the Compositae (or Asteraceae) family of the Campanulatae (Asterales) order.
Taxonomy of the plant: (CABI Invasive Species Compendium) Domain: Eukaryota Kingdom: Plantae Phylum: Spermatophyta Subphylum: Angiospermae Class: Dicotyledonae Order: Asterales Family: Asteraceae Genus: Chromolaena Species: Chromolaena odorata Preparation of Methanolic Extract
Insecticidal effect of the ethanol extract of Baccharis dracunculifolia (Asterales: Asteraceae)
Xylanthemum Macropodum is included in the Asteraceae family, known as compositae or the aster, a composite family of the blossoming plant form asterales. It is not only distributed along the northwestern juniper forests of Balochistan but also frequently found in the regions of WaliTangi and Hanna Urak.
Kurkcuoglu et al., "Chemical composition, larvicidal, and biting deterrent activity of essential oils of two subspecies of Tanacetum argenteum (Asterales: Asteraceae) and individual constituents against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)" Journal of Medical Entomology, vol.
The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants: VIII, Flowering Plants Eudicots Asterales, Springer-Verlag: Berlin, Germany, 61-86, 2007.
y Narvaez-Solarte, W., Caracteristicas botanicas de Tithonia diversifolia (Asterales: Asteraceae) y su uso en la alimanetacion animal, Bol.Cient.Mus.Hist.Nat.
The occurrences in Brassicales are intriguing because helical sculpture is less characteristic of genera in the order than it is in some other angiosperm orders (e.g., Asterales).