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liana

a climbing, tropical plant with a ropelike stem.
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No RFID observou-se uma predominancia das arboreas, com 767 individuos (35,62%), seguido pelas lianas com 585 individuos (27,17%), herbaceas com 554 individuos (25,73%) e arbustivas com 247 individuos (11,47%).
Competition between tropical lianas and trees is primarily for below ground resources (Schnitzer et al., 2005).
Compared to trees, lianas invest more biomass in leaves (Castellanos, 1991; Putz, 1984) and roots (Toledo-Aceves & Swaine, 2008), and concentrate foliage on top of the canopy (Avalos & Mulkey, 1999b; Avalos et al., 2007).
rol de las lianas en el balance competitivo entre arboles puede paliarse y difundirse entre especies arboreas debido a las asociaciones difusas e impredecibles entre especies de lianas y arboles, y a sus cambios en cortos tiempos y espacios.
In comparison of leaf phenology with both pioneer and shade-tolerant trees, lianas demonstrated more frequent evergreenness than trees in a semi-deciduous forest of Panama.
Palabras Clave: Lianas, hemiepifitas, estructura, densidad, dominancia, diversidad, Parque Nacional Yanachaga-Chemillen, Comunidades Nativas Yanesha, selva baja
Two Lianas were used with one as a spare The cars started looking tired by the last series, and many celebrities were less than complimentary about it.
En este trabajo se presenta el estudio anatomico del xilema de 11 especies de lianas de la familia Bignoniaceae, reportadas para la reserva forestal de Caparo: Anemopaegma chrysoleucum, Arrabidaea candicans, A.
Just before his head appears about to hit the ground, the lianas snap taut.
In the end, the public enjoyed Crouching Tiger instinctively, not according to supposedly objective artistic criteria set down by critics who spent several years hacking through impenetrable Amazonian lianas of film theory.