Asteraceae, also called compositae, the aster, daisy, or composite family of the floweringplant order asterales. In this way the family name asteraceae is made up by using the name aster and adding aceae. This refers to the collection of different florets arranged together in an inflorescence. Secunda familia sub magnoliidis magnitudine est, post orchidaceas, quibus sunt 25 000 specierum. In terms o nummers o species, asteraceae is rivaled anly bi orchidaceae. The group haes mair than 23,000 currently acceptit species, spread athort 1,620 genera an 12 subfaimilies.
New combinations and infrafamilial taxa in the asteraceae. Pdf an overview of the plant family asteraceae compositae in argentina. Aceasta familie cuprinde plantele care au florile grupate intro inflorescen. Etnobotanica, compositae, comunidade rural, taxonomia. List of plants in the family asteraceae britannica. The family asteraceae compositae is regarded as the most advanced and highly evolved and is considered to occupy the highest position in the plant kingdom. Asteraceae from epdagalheiro, perdizes, minas gerais, brazil.
Las asteraceas asteraceae, tambien llamadas compuestas compositae giseke, nom. Les asteracees asteraceae, tamien llamaes compuestes compositae giseke, nom. Asteraceae family is the largest family of angiosperms. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license.
An overview of the family asteraceae in argentina that includes a brief. Compositae the uniqueness of the aster or sunflower family is that what first seems to be a single large flower is actually a composite of many smaller flowers. The family includes over 32,000 currently accepted species, in over 1,900 genera in subfamilies. What is compositae allergy compositae allergy refers to contact allergic reactions caused by a group of plants commonly known as compositae. The family is divided into three subfamilies and a number of tribes. The website also provides access to a database and images of herbarium specimens found at the university of south florida and other herbaria. Compostasasteraceas i familia compositaeasteraceae facebook. Toward a phylogenetic subfamilial classification for the compositae asteraceae.
Asteraceae compositae asteraceae compositae aster, daisy or sunflower family list of plants from asteraceae compositae family total 37 plants from asteraceae compositae. With more than 1,620 genera and 23,600 species of herbs, shrubs, and trees distributed throughout the world, asteraceae is one of the largest plant families. Species of compositae contained within the plant list belong to 1,765 plant genera. In terms of numbers of species, the asteraceae are rivaled only by the orchidaceae. The gardening channel with james prigioni recommended for you. It is worth to note that compositae, composite ones in latin, refers to the their typical capitulum inflorescence, while asteraceae comes from aster, a genus belonging to the family, meaning star in latin, which represents an allusion to the shape of the inflorescence of aster, and of many other species, which is supposed to look like a. Asteraceae, lehen compositae deituak, landare loredunen bigarren familiarik handiena da espezie kopuruari erreparatuta, orkideen familiaren ondoren keweko royal botanical gardensen iritziz, familia honek 1. Asteraceae sive compositae sunt familia plantarum florentium ordinis asteralium, cui sunt circa 000 specierum in 1500 genera digestae. Asteraceae plants of the aster or sunflower family previously known as the composite family. Asteraceae compositae the sunflower family 1,528 genera 22,750 species around the style distribution. A list of all accepted names in compositae is available in csv format. Modes of reproduction in the chinese asteraceae are known only fragmentarily. Systematics, evolution, and biogeography of compositae pdf.
Asteraceae 2 taxonomic discussion on the asteraceae is included under the relevant tribes. Heliantheae, resurrection and lectotypification of iva sect. The plants are characterized by their composite flower heads and oneseeded achene fruits. The members of this family are worldwide in distribution. An overview of the family asteraceae in argentina that includes a brief taxonomic history, numerical data of tribes, genera and species, examples of endemisms and ecological adaptations, and a discussion on the hypothesis on the origin of the family.
About half of the species are native to the old world and half are native to the new world. Asexual reproduction is a widespread phenomenon in the asteraceae, with a wide range of mechanisms. Allergens and plants search enter a full or partial species name to find more information on one of over 1200 potentially allergenic plants. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. It is the largest plant family, or the second largest after orchids, depending on the criteria used, with over 20,000 species occupying almost all of the worlds habitats except underwater. Estudo taxonomico e etnobotanico sobre a familia asteraceae. Asteraceae compositae sunflower or aster family herbs, shrubs, trees and vines mostly herbs in temperate zones leaves alternate, opposite or whorled, simple, no stipules flowers bi or unisexual, actinomorphic or zygomorphic, referred to as florets. The atlas of florida plants provides a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state and taxonomic information. In addition to the rare adventitious embryony, there are common types of autonomous apomixis, agamospermy apospory, diplospory associated with various forms of. Asteraceae or compositae commonly referred to as the aster, daisy, composite, or sunflower family, is a very large and widespread family of flowering plants angiospermae. The whilk o the twa faimilies is actually lairger isna clear, awin.
Syntia policena rosa familia asteraceae compositae 2. Asteraceae or compositae commonly referred to as the aster, daisy, composite, or sunflower family, is a very large and widespread family of flowering plants angiospermae the family includes over 32,000 currently accepted species, in over 1,900 genera in subfamilies. There are four wellestablished species within the subsection lactuca, the cultivated l. Asteraceae, also called compositae, is one of the largest angiospermic plant families among the dicotyledonous, based on the large number of species 1,620 genera and 23,600 species that. The survey was carried out between may 2002 and april 2004. Nomen familiae stellarem florum specierum formam significat. The aster family asteraceae is one of the largest angiosperm families, with more than 1,620 genera and 23,600 species of herbaceous plants, shrubs, and trees distributed throughout the world. Proceedings of the biological society of washington 1154.
How to build a hinged hoophouse for a raised bed garden duration. For family names, the modern tendency in taxonomy is to use the name of a familiar plant in a certain family and to add the suffix aceae to the name. The plant family asteraceae compositae has contributed the largest number of plants to this pharmacopoeia. Asteraceae or compositae commonly referred tae as the aster, gowan, or sunflouer faimily, is a ower lairge an widespread faimily o angiospermae. Seus representantes mais comumente conhecidos sao as margaridas, os crisantemos e os girassois. Asteraceae or compositae is a very large and widespread family of flowering plants. Abstract asteraceae from epdagalheiro, perdizes, minas gerais, brazil the asteraceae is one of the largest families of angiosperms, with approximately 1600 genera and 25000 species. As regards the world diversity of the family, only about 12% of genera have.
The most important allergens in the compositae family are sesquiterpene lactones, which are present in the oleoresin fraction of leaf, stem, flower and possibly in the pollen. The alternative family name compositae is derived from the latin word compositus which means made up of parts united in one common whole. Find the perfect family asteraceae compositae stock photo. As asteraceas asteraceae, tamen chamadas compostas compositae giseke, nom. Familia asteraceae lechuga horticultura y jardineria.
Compositae is an alternative name for the official term, asteraceae. It includes maximum number of genera 950 and species 20000. By virtue of its approximately 20,000 species, the plant family compositae which is also known as the asteraceae is surpassed in size only by the family orchidaceae. The plant list includes 104,365 scientific plant names of species rank for the family compositae. This family is the most diverse family of angiosperms and has a worldwide distribution. Plants mostly herbaceous annuals, biennials or perennials. Molecular studies of the flowering plant family compositae asteraceae based on comparative dna sequence data of.956 452 1428 334 1212 1435 1354 222 641 1210 641 1291 1381 629 356 1043 86 349 957 507 1086 814 374 1494 576 903 722 393 260 1454 507 185 781 987 216 476 212