strobilus


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Synonyms for strobilus

cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts

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Palaeostachya striata, a species that we consider synonymous with Palaeostachya elongata, is often regarded as the strobilus of Asterophyllites longifolius.
Ovulate strobili one or two per apex, erect, cylindrical, beige-yellow tomentose when juvenile, at maturity turning beige-tomentose to glabrous green, 10-30 x 7-11.4 cm, sterile apex obtuse or pungent, 1-2 cm long, strobilus axis glabrous; peduncles 2-5 x 1.5-3 cm, beige-yellow to grey-brown tomentose; megasporophylls arranged in 5-8 orthostichies of 3-9 sporophylls each, megasporophyll pedicels 2.5-3.5 cm long, glabrous, bullae with hexagonal to oblong-hexagonal distal face 2.4-3 x 5-5.2 cm and 1-1.4 cm thick, terminal facet broad, slightly protruding, and indented.
(1,4,9) The body consists of the head (scolex), the neck, and a segmented section called the strobilus. The scolex has four suckers and a conical, retractile rostellum "armed" with 1-8 rows of hooks, depending on the age of the parasite.
Strobilus: Posquam obsonavit erus et conduxit coquos tibicinasque
There are inter-species differences in the number of seeds produced per strobilus in large mature plants.
The Jade Robbery horse is as honest as the day is long, and Dettori's association with him goes back to a short-head success from Strobilus in the Group 1 Gran Criterium at San Siro when the five-year-old was with Mark Johnston.
cone: Strobilus; the reproductive structure of a gymnosperm.
Bioactive components of the hop strobilus: comparison of different extraction methods by capillary electrophoresis and chromatographic methods.
Winner of the last of his four two-year-old starts, Aureate showed plenty of ability ( most notably when placing behind the useful Strobilus and Adagio.
Winner of the last of his four two-year-old starts, Aureate showed plenty of ability - most notably when placing behind the useful Strobilus and Adagio.
STROBILUS looked a potentially smart performer when defying top weight in the lingfieldpark.co.uk Nursery at the Surrey track yesterday.
Strobilus masculus solitarius, cylindraceo-conicus usque ad cylindraceo-ovoideum, apice obtuso, flaveus-virideusgriseus dum iuvenis, pedunculo brevi partim obtecto cataphyllis elongatis.
In plants with imperfect flowers, Allison (1990) reported a significant decrease in production of male strobili of Taxus canadensis after simulated deer browsing, whereas female strobilus production was much less affected.