Triuridaceae


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Triuridaceae

[trī‚yu̇r·ə′dās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of monocotyledonous plants in the order Triuridales distinguished by unisexual flowers and several carpels with one seed per carpel.
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Familias ausentes en el Caribe (35): Adoxaceae, Alzateaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Anisophylleaceae, Apodanthaceae, Betulaceae, Bonnetiaceae, Calceolariaceae, Columelliaceae, Cornaceae, Cyrillaceae, Dipterocarpaceae, Droseraceae, Elatinaceae, Escalloniaceae, Gnetaceae, Goupiaceae, Haloragaceae, Hamamelidaceae, Hydrangeaceae, Ixonanthaceae, Juglandaceae, Juncaginaceae, Lepidobotryaceae, Metteniusaceae, Mitrastemonaceae, Phrymaceae, Phyllonomaceae, Potamogetonaceae, Rapateaceae, Strelitziaceae, Thurniaceae, Tofieldiaceae, Triuridaceae y Velloziaceae.
Familias solamente representadas en Amazonia, Choco y Andes: hay dos familias Triuridaceae y Magnoliaceae, que representan el 0.
Contribution of pollen and tapetal characters to the systematics of Triuridaceae.
One of the most notable cases of this group is a saprophytic monocot plant lacking chlorophyll, Lacandonia schismatica, a member of the no-less-rare Triuridaceae family that was recently discovered in the Lacandon forest in Chiapas (southern Mexico).
In Triuridaceae the androecium is rarely reduced to one stamen (Maas-van de Kamer & Weustenfeld, 1998).
66) Triuridaceae 4 1 (25) Xyridaceae 4 1 (25) Cuadro 2.
1994, Imhof and Weber 1997, Imhof 1997, Imhof 1999a), Triuridaceae (Imhof 1998a) and Burmanniaceae (Imhof 1999b, Imhof 1999c) it became evident that the mycorrhiza of these myco-heterotrophic plants are highly diverse, but have many features in common, suggesting an arbuscular mycorrhiza.
We cannot meaningfully understand why Petrosaviaceae and Triuridaceae lack vessels throughout the plant until we realize that the two families have probably lost vessels independently in response to the heteromycotrophic habit.
Also notable in this regard are families which are heteromycotrophic, such as Petrosaviaceae, Triuridaceae, and achlorophyllous Burmanniaceae and Orchidaceae (Carlquist, 1975; Wagner, 1977).
Kupea martinetugei, a new genus and species of Triuridaceae from western Cameroon.
Triuridaceae fossil flowers from the Upper Cretaceous of New Jersey.
There is only one record for Triuridaceae (in Sciaphila: Wirz, 1910), in which the plasmodium was described as "forming late.