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Nyctaginaceae

Known as: four o'clock family 
A plant family of the order Caryophyllales, subclass Caryophyllidae, class Magnoliopsida.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Information about the diversity of tropical microbes, including fungi is relatively scarce. This study addresses the diversity… Expand
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2009
2009
Boerhaavia diffusa is a plant which is extensively used in folk medicine. However, when it comes to its phytochemical… Expand
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2007
2007
The four o'clock family (Nyctaginaceae) has a number of genera with unusual morphological and ecological characters, several of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
* Three members of the Nyctaginaceae, two Neea species and one Guapira species, occurred scattered within a very species-rich… Expand
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2004
2004
This study examines the dispersal system of Guapira opposita in a tropical sandy rainforest in southeast Brazil. Guapira trees… Expand
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2003
2003
We examined relationships between fragrance and phylogeny using a number of approaches to coding fragrance data and comparing the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We present results of dynamic head-space collections and GC-MS analyses of floral and vegetative fragrances for 20 species in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The decoction or juice of leaves of Boerhaavia diffusa L. (Nyctaginaceae) is used in Martinican folk medicine for its analgesic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The stems of Bougainvillea spectabillis Wild (Nyctaginaceae) have been used in folk medicine for hepatis, and spinasterol and… Expand
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1983
1983
A guild composed of very-long-tubed hawkmoth flowers (nectar tubes, 9 cm or more long), belonging to different genera and… Expand
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