Costaceae


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Costaceae

[kȯs′tās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of monocotyledonous plants in the order Zingiberales distinguished by having one functional stamen with two pollen sacs and spirally arranged leaves and bracts.
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vivipara L., Dactylis glomerata L., Poa x jemtlandica K.Richt.), as well as the Zingiberales (Costaceae Nakai and Marantaceae R.Br.).
It belongs to Costaceae family and grows throughout the year with a wide range of branch spreading [16,17].
1985, Mangaly & Nayar 1990), aunque se encuentran espiroaberturados en Costaceae y monosulcados en algunas Zingiberaceae.
(Hymenoptera: Braconidae) parasitizing Agaraea minuta (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) and the effects on two Costus (Costaceae) plant species in Brazil.
Costaceae Costus igneus Spiral flag Insulin plant leaves Nak Crassulaceae Kalanchoe Life plant Danggaw/ leaves pinnata Angelika (Lam.) Pers.
Costaceae 14 Bryophyllum pinnatum Crassulaceae (Lam.) Oken 15 Coccinia grandis (L.) Voigt Cucurbitaceae 16 Momordica cimbalaria Cucurbitaceae Fenzl ex Naudin 17 Pedilanthus tithymaloides Euphorbiaceae (L.) Poit.