acaulescent


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acaulescent

adjective Referring to a stemless or seemingly stemless plant.
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While the percentage of Small Palms species is not different from the percentage in the overall species growth-form spectrum, Small acaulescent Palms are under-represented (P<0.
glaucescens (sometimes found as Medium-sized palms); Small acaulescent Palms: SAm--Acrocomia emensis, A.
Palms with a long, acaulescent establishment phase, and a long subcanopy to emergent reproductive phase, tend to have a U-shaped population structure due to the accumulation of juveniles and adults and the scarcity of subadults in phase of rapid trunk growth (Vallejo et al.
species within the group of acaulescent species occurring in the
of closely related, mostly acaulescent taxa that is distributed through
Stems arborescent or acaulescent, to 2 m tall, 25-30 cm diam.
Stems arborescent or acaulescent, developing an elongate, often
mostly acaulescent taxa (Section Stangerioides), this species is
obliqua are arborescent, in contrast to the acaulescent stems of Z.