• decapetala
  • Shoofly Comer aka Niviatsinaq, Aivilingmiut (Canadian Inuit) wife of American whaling captain George Comer Shue Fly a Quarter Horse racehorse during the 1940s Shoofly, a common name for the plant species Caesalpinia decapetala Shoo Fly (sternwheeler), a steamboat which operated on the Willamette and Columbia Rivers from 1871 to 1878. (wikipedia.org)
  • bird of parad
  • The variety of pride of Barbados with red flowers is also called Red bird of paradise , while the yellow species is called Phoenix bird of paradise . (tropilab.com)
  • plant
  • Plant species found only in the refuge are Inga thibaudiana, Machaerium paraense, Ormosia nobilis, Pterocarpus santalinoides, Miconia matthaei, Simaba paraensis and Aegiphila scandens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Above ground, the trunk gives height to the leaf-bearing branches, aiding in competition with other plant species for sunlight. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • endemic
  • Each hotspot has its own website highlighting endemic species, threats to biodiversity, and conservation measures. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The Caesalpinia hintonii group comprises six species of endemic shrubs or trees, C. epifanioi , C. hintonii , C. laxa , C. macvaughii , C. melanadenia and C. oyamae , found in scattered patches of seasonally dry forest in the Río Balsas depression and the neighbouring Tehuacán-Cuicatlán valley, which are part of the Mexican morphotectonic province of Sierra Madre del Sur. (oup.com)
  • Cactaceae
  • However, the high number of Myrtaceae species, unusual in caatinga, and the semideciduous character of the vegetation and presence of Cactaceae and Bromeliaceae suggest that the study area probably represents the end of a gradient that begins in sedimentary areas placed at smaller altitudes. (worldwidescience.org)
  • Typical
  • Type species or typical species? (ingentaconnect.com)
  • Strategy r : this is typical of species which multiply very rapidly enabling them, under favourable conditions, to occupy the area and to mobilize the resource. (fao.org)
  • Strategy K : this is typical of species with a low regeneration rate, but whose individuals have a high chance of survival. (fao.org)
  • Africa
  • Abdelaziz M, Lorite J, Munoz-Pajares AJ, Herrador MB, Perfectti F, Gomez JM (2011) Using complementary techniques to distinguish cryptic species: a new Erysimum (Brassicaceae) species from North Africa. (springer.com)
  • various species
  • The forest, with its rich vegetation, is home to various species of birds, reptiles and mammals such as armadillos, cavy, pampas deer and marmoset. (wikipedia.org)
  • butterfly
  • Catopyrops ancyra, Felder's lineblue, is a species of butterfly belonging to the lycaenid family described by Cajetan Felder in 1860. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polyura athamas, the common nawab, is a species of fast-flying canopy butterfly found in tropical Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • A list resulted with 292 butterfly species, with 42 new registers for Rio Grande do Sul and seven rare and/or environmental quality indicator butterfly species. (worldwidescience.org)
  • tropical
  • This chapter provides a simplified summing-up of the main achievements and results in the field of the biology of dry tropical forest and savanna species. (fao.org)
  • annual
  • The annual herbaceous species in the Sudanian Regional Centre of Endemism ( Centre Régional d Endémisme ) are of the r strategy type while, generally speaking, the woody and hardy grasses are generally of the K type. (fao.org)
  • trees
  • Given their small size, bonsai plants would not technically be "trees," but one should not confuse reference to the form of a species with the size or shape of individual specimens. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • develop
  • Restoration of the species in the wild is hampered by the fact that it is a climax community species, which will only develop well when planted amongst secondary forest vegetation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some more original species develop mixed r-K strategies. (fao.org)
  • competition
  • These often occupy particular ecological niches and replace the r strategy species which they eliminate by competition. (fao.org)