Commelinaceae

Known as: spiderwort family 
A plant family of the order Commelinales, subclass Commelinidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons) that are often somewhat succulent. The leaves are… (More)

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2011
2011
Flower bilateral symmetry (zygomorphy) has evolved multiple times independently across angiosperms and is correlated with… (More)
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2008
2008
  • Jean H. Burns
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Demographic models are powerful tools for making predictions about the relative importance of transitions from one life stage (e… (More)
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2007
2007
Visual floral guides such as colored anthers, lines, dots, and UV-absorption patterns on petals are commonly observed in insect… (More)
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2006
2006
  • Jean H. Burns
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Understanding the traits of invasive species may improve the ability to predict, prevent, and manage invasions. I compared… (More)
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2005
2005
Evidence supporting an association between phenotypic plasticity and invasiveness across a range of plant taxa is based primarily… (More)
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2004
2004
Extensive C-band polymorphism has been found within and between diploid (2n=10) and tetraploid (2n=20) populations of Gibasis… (More)
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2004
2004
The morphological transition of the first whorl of tepals into sepals occurs frequently during the diversification of angiosperms… (More)
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2001
2001
The Zingiberales are a tropical group of monocotyledons that includes bananas, gingers, and their relatives. The phylogenetic… (More)
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2000
2000
The plant family Commelinaceae displays a wide range of variation in vegetative, floral, and inflorescence morphology. This high… (More)
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2000
2000
The flowers of Dichorisandra thyrsiflora (Commelinaceae) are monosymmetric and composed of three sepals, three petals, six… (More)
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