Balanophoraceae

A plant family of the order Santalales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida. They are root parasites lacking CHLOROPHYLL.
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2013
2013
Balanophora involucrata HOOK.f. & THOMSON (Balanophoraceae) is a parasite plant often growing on the roots of leguminous plants… (More)
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2013
2013
Extreme haustorial parasites have long captured the interest of naturalists and scientists with their greatly reduced and highly… (More)
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2009
2009
Extreme modification and reduction in floral morphology presents an obstacle to determining the evolutionary relationships and… (More)
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2007
2007
Primates usually locate food resources using visual cues and memory, yet the potential for olfactory-guided (or olfactory… (More)
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2005
2005
Three new ellagitannins named balanophotannins A-C having a 1,1'-(3,3',4,4'-tetrahydroxy)dibenzofurandicarboxyl group in their… (More)
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2005
2005
Although recent molecular phylogenetic studies have identified the photosynthetic relatives of several enigmatic holoparasitic… (More)
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2004
2004
The surface ofBalanophora tubers consists of a nonepidermal layer made up of two distinctive types of cells, armature cells and… (More)
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2002
2002
We investigated the floral and pollination biology of two monoecious root holoparasites, Balanophora kuroiwai and B. tobiracola… (More)
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1997
1997
Past work involving the plastid genome (plastome) of holoparasitic plants has been confined to Scrophulariaceae (or Orobanchaceae… (More)
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1994
1994
Relative rate tests, using Gnetum as a reference taxon, were conducted on nuclear 18S rRNA sequences from 10 angiosperms… (More)
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