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Definition of the noun Espeletia

What does Espeletia mean as a name of something?

Espeletia is a genus of Asteraceae.

Espeletia is a genus of Asteraceae.

Espeletia is a genus of Asteraceae.

Phrases with Espeletia

  1. Espeletia Nana
  2. Espeletia Nivea
  3. Espeletia Ariana
  4. Espeletia Batata
  5. Espeletia Grisea
  6. Espeletia Incana
  7. Espeletia Muiska
  8. Espeletia Soroca
  9. Espeletia Uribei
  10. Espeletia Cleefii
  11. Espeletia Formosa
  12. Espeletia Funckii
  13. Espeletia Idroboi
  14. Espeletia Lopezii
  15. Espeletia Marthae
  16. Espeletia Paipana
  17. Espeletia Pisbana
  18. Espeletia Rositae
  19. Espeletia Spicata
  20. genus Espeletia

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Google previewMarsupial Frogs (2015)

Gastrotheca and Allied Genera by William E. Duellman, Linda Trueb

Etymology The specific name espeletia is a noun in apposition, referring to the genus Espeletia, a characteristic plant in the páramos inhabited by this species ( Duellman and Hillis, 1987). Remarks Morphometrically, this species falls within the ...

Google previewAmerican Journal of Botany (1915)

Since 1855 the only published addition to Espeletia is a subspecies described in 1905. That so little concerning the genus is found in later literature results ...

Google previewTHE ODYSSEY OF A WOMAN FIELD SCIENTIST (2010)

A Story of Passion, Persistence, and Patience by JEAN H. LANGENHEIM

family, Espeletia is a giant, tree-like rosette reaching six to eight feet in height with large yellow flowers and silvery pubescent leaves. It is a characteristic plant of the Colombian páramo and particularly ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Espeletia. (family *Asteraceae) A genus of characteristically weird *paramo plants which have a short, stout stem, and crowded, terminal, hairy leaves. There are about 80 species, occurring in the Andes.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Buphthalmum sagittatum Pursh; Espeletia helianthoides Nutt.; Espeletia sagittata (Pursh) Nutt.) North America. Perennial See Flora Americae Septentrionalis; or,

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

see the orders and genera mentioned above, and Velloziaceae, Cheilanthes, Espeletia, Dasylirion, Lewisia, &c. See also the Literature at end of chapter.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1908)

by John Christopher Willis

see the orders and genera mentioned above, and Velloziaceae, Cheilanthes, Espeletia, Dasylirion, Lewisia, &c. Sea- coast and Salt-steppe Plants, or halophytes1, exhibit xerophytic characters, but form ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Espeletia, Silphium, Xanthium, Zinnia, Siegesbeckia, Helianthus, Dahlia, Bidens. VI.

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening: T to Z, and Supplement (1889)

by George Nicholson

Espeletia. Humboldt and Boupland. Euadenia, Oliver. Eucalyptus, L'Héritier. Euchtetis, Battling and Wendland. Eucharidium, Fischer and Meyer. Eucharis, Planchon. Euchlmna, Schrader. Euclea, Linumus. Eucomis, L'Héritier. Eucrosia, Ker.

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1889)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Espeletia. Humboldt and Bonpland. Enadenia, Oliver. Eucalyptus, L'Héritier. Enohaetis, Bartling and Wendland. Enoharidium, Fischer and Meyer. Eucharis, Planchon. Enehlaana, Schrader.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Espeletia (Asteraceae) in the northern Andes of South America. Charoxus spp. ( Aleocharinae) also have an obligate relationship with plants - the adults are attracted in the Neotropical region to the syconia of Ficus spp. (Moraceae) within ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)

Part 2

A common name in the Andes for some species of Culcitium; also Espeletia, and Leonotis. LION'S-F'OOT. Leo'ntopodium; also Hymenmnena Tournefortii, Alchemilla vulgaris, Nabalus Fraseri, and N. serpentarius. LION'S- LEAF.

Google previewJohnson's Gardener's Dictionary (1894)

by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright

Espeletia. . (In honour of Don Jose ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Mexico Espeletia Mutis ex Humb. et Bonpl.

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Small photo of Espeletia Frailejones of the Paramo de Oceta Mongui Boyaca in Colombia South AmericaSmall photo of An espeletia plant in Nevado del Ruiz National Park.Small photo of Beautiful Colombian Paramo with frailejones (Espeletia), South AmericaSmall photo of Highlands plants EspeletiaSmall photo of Frilejones, espeletia in El Angel ecological reserve, Carchi, EcuadorSmall photo of Beautiful yellow flowers of Espeletia found in the venezuelan AndesSmall photo of Beautiful yellow flower of Espeletia with a bug, found in the venezuelan Andes More...

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Scrabble value of E1S1P3E1L1E1T1I1A1

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