Dioscoreaceae

Known as: yam family 
The yam plant family, of the order Liliales, has thick roots or tubers and net-veined, heart-shaped leaves that sometimes are lobed.
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2011
2011
The aqueous and methanol extracts from the dry bulbils of Dioscorea bulbifera L. var sativa (Dioscoreaceae)-evaluated orally at… (More)
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2010
2010
Hydroalcoholic extract of Dioscorea bulbifera (DB), a yam variety called air potato, was tested for its protective effect on… (More)
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2009
2009
Dioscorea alata is a polyploid species with several ploidy levels and its basic chromosome number has been considered by most… (More)
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2008
2008
Dioscorea is the main source of carbohydrate for the Sakai tribe at Banthad Range, Peninsular Thailand. Nine subgroups of Sakai… (More)
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2007
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2007
We have determined the complete chloroplast genome sequences of four early-diverging lineages of angiosperms, Buxus (Buxaceae… (More)
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2005
2005
Borderea chouardii is a relictual and dioecious, strictly sexually reproducing, long-living geophyte of the Dioscoreaceae family… (More)
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2005
2005
In dioecious clonal plants, the reproductive effort required to set seeds will be responsible for the larger investment in sexual… (More)
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2004
2004
The importance of ants for pollination in the dioeciousBorderea pyrenaica (Dioscoreaceae), a Tertiary palaeoendemic plant of the… (More)
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2004
2004
Chromosome numbers and fertility studies of 73 male and 30 female flowering germplasm accessions of Dioscorea alata L. were… (More)
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1995
1995
Sex ratio and sexual dimorphism of Borderea pyrenaica, a long-lived dioecious geophyte endemic to the Pyrenees (north-east… (More)
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