Cyperales


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Cyperales

[sip·ə′rā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of monocotyledonous plants in the subclass Commelinidae with reduced, mostly wind-pollinated or self-pollinated flowers that have a unilocular, two-or three-carpellate ovary bearing a single ovule.
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Invertebrate fauna associated with torpedo grass Panicum repens (Cyperales:Poaceae), in Lake Okeechobee, Florida, and prospects for biological control.
Corn Soybean Cow Kingdom Plant Plant Animal Division Magnoliophyta Magnoliophyta Chordata Class Liliopsida Magnoliopsida Mammalia Order Cyperales Fabales Artiodactyla Family Poaceae Fabaceae Bovidae Genus Zea Glycine Bos Species mays max tarus Table 3-3 Important families of crop and weed plants, and their characteristics.
rubrosriata is known to attack sugarcane (Saccharum spp.; Cyperales: Poaceae), and in a survey conducted by Hanboonsong et al.
Sweet sorghum, Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench; cyperales: Poaceae, is an annual grass that can be ratooned to produce multiple crops in Florida.
Cyperus diffusus Vahl (Cyperales: Cyperaceae) and Cyperus ferax Rich had averages of 2.6 and 1.3 larvae/plant, respectively.
(generic revision); Bruhl (1995) for 108 genera and generic segregates (tribal and subfamilial revision of Cyperaceae); Simpson (1995) for 12 genera representative of the family (assessment of Cyperales relationships); Gonzalez-Elizondo et al.