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pileum

(pī′lē-əm)
n. pl. pi·lea (-lē-ə)
The top of a bird's head, extending from the base of the bill to the nape.
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Los generos con mayor riqueza de especies pertenecen a las familias Urticaceae (Pilea), Solanaceae (Solanum), Rosaceae (Rubus) y Melastomatacea (Miconia).
Wang Gonostegia hirta (Blume ex 5 Hasskarl) Miquel Nanocnide lobata Weddell 14 Oreocnide frutescens (Thunberg) Miquel 7 Pilea angulata (Blume)Blumc 2 P.
Dominant herbaceous species included Cinna arundinacea, Geum vernum, Pilea pumila, and Symphyotrichum lateriflorum.
rivinoides, Pilea pubescens, Ponthieva racemosa, Piper umbellatum y Tibouchina galeottiana.
The runners up were Fergie the Fresh Air Fern, submitted by a first grade class at Southgate Elementary, and a group submission from the Digital Imaging Club at Sunrise Park Elementary School named Radicchio, Pilea, Philodendron, Fittonia, and Hypoestes.
La zona estudiada alberga a su vez cinco endemismos, cuatro de ellos localizados en los Andes peruanos (Tarasa cerratei, Carex hebetata, Caiophora cirsiifolia y Senecio macrorrhizus) y un endemismo registrado en los Andes de Huanuco (Pilea dombeyana).