Laurales


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Laurales

[lȯ′rā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of dicotyledonous flowering, mostly woody plants of the class Magnoliopsida, division Magnoliophyta; commonly have scattered spherical cells containing volatile oils, leaves usually simple and mostly entire, and flowers often pollinated by beetles.
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Anatomia del leno e identificacion de siete especies de Laurales en San Eusebio (Merida, Venezuela).
Interesting, these authors also estimate that these two orders have higher speciation rates but higher extinction rates with respect to other magnoliids, including the orders Magnoliales and Laurales.
1981) estudiaron la ontogenia de la exina de Tapeinochilos (Costaceae), mientras que la pared del polen de Strelitzia reginae fue comparada con algunas Laurales por Hesse & Waha (1983) y analizado posteriormente por Stone (2009).
Amborellales 1 1 Nymphaeales 3 2 Austrobaileyales 3 2 Chloranthales 1 1 Magnoliids Cannellales 2 Piperales 5 3 Laurales 7 2 1 Magnoliales 6 3 1 Monocots Acorales 1 Alismatales 13 2 Petrosaviales 1 Dioscoreales 5 2 Pandanales 5 2 Liliales 10 4 Asparagales (incl.
This alkaloid is present in members of the Magnoliid clade (Canellales, Piperales, Laurales, and Magnoliales), with many representatives in the Magnoliales (143 Annonaceae and 35 Magnoliaceae species), as well as in phylogenetically distant Angiosperms (Alismatales, Rosales, Sapindales, Malvales, and Gentianales).
Determinacion de indices de vulnerabilidad y mesomorfia en especies de Laurales de la selva San Eusebio (Merida, Venezuela).
La familia Monimiaceae comprende un taxon de plantas Magnoliophytas (Magnoliopsidas), pertenecientes al orden Laurales sensu Dahlgren (Dahlgren, 1980), esta constituida por 34 generos y 440 especies distribuidas en el Viejo y Nuevo Mundo, especialmente en regiones tropicales y subtropicales del continente Americano.
Within Magnolidae, it was possible to distinguish between Laurales represented by Ocotea fulvescens and Mollinedia pinchotiana and Magnoliales represented by Xylopia bocatorena.
The Lauraceae family, in the order Laurales, consists of more then 45 genera with around 2000-2500 species (Lu et.
1997), positioned with the eudicots Ceratophyllaceae, Laurales, Magnoliales and Piperales in an unresolved polytomy (APG, 1998), basal within the angiosperms (Donoghue and Mathews, 1998), sister to Chloranthus (Mathews and Donoghue, 1999), sister to the Laurales (Parkinson et al.