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Definition of the noun Cucurbitales
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Cucurbitales is an order of Magnoliopsida.
- synonym: order Cucurbitales
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Magnoliopsida
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Cucurbitales is an order of fabids.
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by William Rossiter
climbing shrubs with succulent leaves and pulpy fruit, belonging to Cucurbitales. Cucurbitales, (ku-ker-bi-talgz). [Cucurbita- ceac, q.v.] Plants forming a division of Diclinous Exogens. Cudbear, ( kud'bar ) = Lecanora tartarca : a lichen. Culex ...
A Dictionary of Genetics (2013)
by Robert C. King, Pamela Mulligan, William Stansfield
order Cucurbitales ( Cucurbita, Cucumis) order Caryophyllales (carnations, Mirabilis) order Gentianales (gentians, olives, lilacs, Vinca) order Ericales (Primula) order Malvales (Gossypium, ...
A Dictionary of Ecology (2015)
by Michael Allaby
Cucurbitales (seven families), and Fagales (seven families). nitrophenol HOC6H4NO2, a nitrated *phenol used industrially in the manufacture of fungicides, insecticides, and dyes, and in the ...
by Michael Allaby
(order Cucurbitales) A family of mostly succulent *herbs or undershrubs, which are almost entirely tropical, comprising 2 genera and about 1400 species. The stems are pointed, with alternate, *simple, often unequalsided leaves.
plants Commelinales Zingiberales Ceratophyllales Ranunculales Proteales Gunnerales Dilleniaceae Saxifragales Vitales Zygophyllales Celastrales Oxidales Malpighiales Fabales Rosales Cucurbitales Fagales Mangroves, Malpighiaceae, ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Cucurbitaceae (order Cucurbitales) A family of climbing perennial, sometimes annual herbs, woody lianas, a few shrubs and trees, with alternate, simple sometimes ternate or palmately compound leaves with three or more leaflets. Usually a ...
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
Cucurbitales. – Flowers mono-di-chlamydeous; carpels inferior; placentae parietal; embryo without albumen.
by Philip Kearey
The following extant orders appeared: Nelumboniales, Violales, Cucurbitales, Salicales, Rosales, Rhamnales, Oleales, Elaeagnales, Campanulales and Asterales (Thomas & Spicer, 1987). (See land phants.) [DGJ] Berggren, W.A., Kent, D.V. ...
National Encyclopedia (1896)
An Abridged Library and Universal Reference Book, with Maps, Illustrations, and Pronunciation by Leo de Colange
Cucurbitales, consisting of succulent climbing plants, with tendrils in place * of stipules, alternate palmately-veined rough leaves, and staminate and pistillate flowers; fruit succulent; a pepo (gourd); seeds flat, without albumen. The typical gen.
Phylogenetic relationships in the order Cucurbitales and a new classification of the gourd family ( Cucurbitaceae).
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