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Aichryson

Aichryson is a genus of about 15 species of succulent, subtropical plants, mostly native to the Canary Islands, with a few in the Azores, Madeira and Morocco, and one in Portugal. The species of Aichryson are not frost-resistant. They are associa ...

Crassula connata

Crassula connata is a succulent plant known by the common names sand pygmyweed and pygmy stonecrop. It is a very small plant which grows in patches on the ground, especially in rocky areas. It is also sometimes associated with vernal pool plant c ...

Crassula cotyledonis

This plant forms a low, sparse rosette. Its tiny, woody stem is short and against the ground. Its flattened, ovate sickle/moon-shaped leaves are usually a light grey-green colour, and can vary from narrowly-ovate eg. in the Karoo, to broadly ovat ...

Crassula marnieriana

Crassula marnierana, common name Jade Necklace or Chinese Pagoda, is a species of succulent in the genus Crassula belonging to the family Crassulaceae.

Crassula multicava

Crassula multicava is a perennial succulent plant from the family Crassulaceae. It is also known under various common names including the fairy crassula, pitted crassula and London pride. Fairy crassula is a native of South Africa, particularly m ...

Crassula picturata

Crassula picturata is a species of plant in the Crassulaceae family, native to Cape Province in South Africa. It is a stemless plant with triangular, dark green leaves measuring approximately 10–12 cm long by 1 cm wide.

Kalanchoe brasiliensis

Kalanchoe brasiliensis, the folha da fortuna, saião, folha da costa or coerama, is a plant species in the genus Kalanchoe. Patuletin acetylrhamnosides can be isolated from K. brasiliensis.

Sedum cauticola

Sedum cauticola, the cliff stonecrop, syn. Hylotelephium cauticola is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae, native to Japan. Growing to 8 cm tall by 30 cm wide, it is a carpet-forming succulent perennial with trailing stems of ...

Sedum divergens

Sedum divergens, commonly called spreading stonecrop, Cascade stonecrop or Pacific stonecrop, is a low growing flowering plant of the genus Sedum. It is native to western North America from Alaska to northern California. This plant is common in t ...

Sedum laxum

Sedum laxum is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae known by the common name roseflower stonecrop. It is native to southwestern Oregon and northwestern California, where it can be found in rocky mountainous habitat. It is a suc ...

Sedum lineare

Sedum lineare also known as carpet sedum, needle stonecrop or sea urchin, is a sedum originating in East Asia. It has been proposed as an ideal plant for the "greening" of flat-roofed buildings in Shanghai, China, due to such factors as its abili ...

Sedum niveum

Sedum niveum is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae known by the common name Davidsons stonecrop. It is native to southern California and northern Baja California, where it is known from several local mountain ranges. It grows ...

Sedum oaxacanum

Sedum oaxacanum is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae. They are evergreen perennials reaching heights of 10 to 20 centimeters, with simple blue-green leaves and yellow five-stellate flowers. Oaxacanum stonecrop is native to M ...

Sedum oreganum

Sedum oreganum is a species of succulent plant of the genus Sedum. It grows along the Pacific Coast of North America from Alaska to far northern California. The plant, known by the common name Oregon stonecrop, grows in many types of rocky habita ...

Sedum oregonense

Sedum oregonense is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae known by the common name cream stonecrop. It is native to the Klamath Ranges of southern Oregon and northern California, where it grows in rocky habitat. It is a succulen ...

Sedum radiatum

Sedum radiatum is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae known by the common name Coast Range stonecrop. It is native to Oregon and California, where it is known from several coastal and inland mountain ranges, including the Klam ...

Sedum sediforme

Sedum sediforme, the pale stonecrop, is a perennial flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae. It has pointed, succulent, glaucous blue leaves and yellow, five-pointed flowers emerging on and inflorescence. The plant is native to mountainous reg ...

Sedum spurium

Sedum spurium is one of a number of species of Sedum that segregate amongst the Crassulaceae in the Rhodiola clade, and were placed in the tribe Umbiliceae. These species are generally regarded as forming a separate Genus, Phedimus.}

Sedum stenopetalum

Sedum stenopetalum is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae known by the common name wormleaf stonecrop. It is native to western North America from British Columbia and Alberta to northern California to Wyoming. It can be found ...

Sedum villosum

Sedum villosum, known as the hairy stonecrop or purple stonecrop, is a biennial to perennial flowering plant. Its leaves, which are 3–8 mm long and may be reddish in colour, are generally covered with hairs, although S. villosum var. glabratum ma ...

Sempervivum altum

Sempervivum altum is a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae, native to the Caucasus Mountains. Like other members of the houseleek genus, it grows succulent leaves in rosettes. The rosettes of S. altum are 1–5 cm across, and the ...

Sempervivum calcareum

Sempervivium calcareum, the houseleek, is a species of flowering plant in the stonecrop family Crassulaceae, native to the southern Alps in Europe. An evergreen succulent perennial, it has a rosette with thick leaves that store water. The leaves ...

Tylecodon

Tylecodon is a genus of succulent plants in the family Crassulaceae, native to southern Africa. Until the late 1970-ies, all these plants were included in a genus cotyledon, but in 1978, Helmut Toelken of the Botanical research Institute, Pretori ...

Tylecodon buchholzianus

Tylecodon buchholzianus is a shrub reaching a height of about 20–30 cm. It is a winter slow-growing plant, dormant during the summer. The stem is a swollen and thickened caudex with a diameter up to 30 cm and many elongate whitish or grey branche ...

Umbilicus chloranthus

Green Venus navel is a succulent, perennial flowering plant in the stonecrop family Crassulaceae, in the genus Umbilicus, found in the Southern Balkans

Umbilicus oppositifolius

Umbilicus oppositifolius is a succulent, perennial flowering plant, a species in the genus Umbilicus of the family Crassulaceae. It is endemic to shady mountain areas in the Caucasus. It is widely listed under its synonym Chiastophyllum oppositif ...

Acacia cuspidifolia

Acacia cuspidifolia, commonly known as wait-a-while or bohemia, is a tree in the family Fabaceae. Endemic to Western Australia, it occurs on the floodplains east of Carnarvon. Wait-a-while grows to a height of about eight feet. It usually has man ...

Acacia rendlei

Acacia rendlei is a shrub of the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae. It is native to an area in the Wheatbelt and Goldfields-Esperance regions of Western Australia. In the dense, sprawling and caustic Bush usually grows to a height of fro ...

Windermeria

Windermeria aitkeni is a Precambrian organism from the Blueflower Formation of Sekwi Brook North, in the Northwest Territories of Canada. Only one specimen has been found. Windermeria is a small segmented elongated oval fossil with eight nearly e ...

Vendiamorpha

Vendiamorpha is a class of extinct animals within the Ediacaran phylum Proarticulata. Typical vendiamorph were oval or round-shaped body divided completely into segmented isomers, which are located alternately in two rows with reference to the lo ...

Skeemella

Skeemella clavula is an elongate animal from what is now the Middle Cambrian Wheeler Shale lagerstatten, of Utah. It has been classified with the vetulicolians. The genus shows typical vetulicolian features, such as a body divided into two distin ...

List of bacteria genera

Genus Atopobium. (Род Atopobium) Genus Cryptobacterium. (Род Cryptobacterium) Genus Eggerthella. (Род Eggerthella) Genus Denitrobacterium. (Род Denitrobacterium) Genus Collinsella. (Род Collinsella) Family Coriobacteriaceae. (Семейству Coriobacte ...

List of bacterial genera named after geographical names

Several bacterial species are named after geographical locations. For the generic epithet, all names derived from people or places, if not in combination, should be in the female nominative case, either by changing the ending to-A or to the dimin ...

List of bacterial genera named after institutions

Several bacterial species are named after institutions, including acronyms which are spelled as they would be read, e.g., CDC becomes Ce+de+ce+a. The names are changed in the female nominative case, either by changing the ending to -a or to the d ...

Abiotrophia

The genus contains 4 species of coccus shaped species, 2 are former members of the genus Streptococcus, which were transferred in 1995 to the newly coined genus Abiotrophia: A. defectiva Bouvet et al. 1989 Kawamura et al. 1995, comb. nov. Type sp ...

Acetobacterium

Acetobacterium is a genus of anaerobic, Gram-positive bacteria that belong to the Eubacteriaceae family. The type species of this genus is Acetobacterium woodii. The name, Acetobacterium, has originated because they are acetogens, predominantly m ...

Achromobacter

Achromobacter is a genus of bacteria, included in the family Alcaligenaceae in the order Burkholderiales. The cells are Gram-negative straight rods and are motile by using one to 20 peritrichous flagella. They are strictly aerobic and are found i ...

Acidisoma

Acidisoma is a genus in the phylum Proteobacteria. It contains two species, Acidisoma tundrae and Acidisoma sibiricum, both two acidophilic and psychrotolerant bacteria with poly-β-hydroxybutyrate granules, isolated from acidic Sphagnum-dominated ...

Acidithiobacillus

Acidithiobacillus is a genus of the Acidithiobacillia in the "Proteobacteria". Like all "Proteobacteria", Acidithiobacillus spp. are Gram-negative. Some members of this genus were classified as Thiobacillus spp., before they were reclassified in ...

Acidocella

The name Acidocella derives from New Latin acidum from Latin acidus, sour, an acid, Latin cella, a store-room, a chamber and, in biology, a cell, giving Acidocella, an acid -requiring cell.

Alkanindiges

Alkanindiges is a genus of Gram-negative alkane-degrading bacteria which belong to the class Gammaproteobacteria and which occurs in activated sludge systems.

Acrocarpospora

Acrocarpospora is a genus in the phylum Actinobacteria. The major respiratory quinone is menaquinone MK-9) and use madurose, an actinomycete whole-cell sugar.

Actinoallomurus

The name Actinoallomurus derives from: Greek noun actis actinos, ray, used to refer to actinomycetes, Greek adjective allos, different, Latin masculine gender noun murus, wall, New Latin masculine gender noun Actinoallomurus, actinomycetes with a ...

Actinoalloteichus

The name Actinoalloteichus derives from: Greek noun actis actinos, ray used to refer to actinomycetes, Greek adjective allos, another, the other, Greek masculine gender noun teichos, wall, New Latin masculine gender noun Actinoalloteichus, actino ...

Actinobacillus

Actinobacillus is a genus of Gram-negative, nonmotile and non-spore-forming, oval to rod-shaped bacteria occurring as parasites or pathogens in mammals, birds, and reptiles. It is a member of the Pasteurellaceae family. The bacteria are facultati ...

Actinocorallia

The name Actinocorallia derives from: Greek noun aktis, aktinos ἀκτίς, ἀκτῖνος, a beam, Latin noun corallium, coral, New Latin feminine gender noun Actinocorallia, meaning an actinomycete microorganism that forms sporophores resembling coral.

Actinopolymorpha

The name Actinopolymorpha derives from: Greek noun aktis, aktinos ἀκτίς, ἀκτῖνος, Greek adjective polumorphos, multiform, manifold, New Latin feminine gender noun New Latin feminine gender adjective used as a substantive Actinopolymorpha, actinom ...

Actinotignum

The genus contains four species including basonyms and synonyms, namely A. urinale Hall et al. 2003, Latin urinale, of or belonging to urine. A. suis Wegienek and Reddy 1982 Lawson et al. 1997, Type species of the genus, Latin suis, of a hog, of ...

Adhaeribacter

The name Adhaeribacter derives from: Latin v. adhaereo - ere, to adhere to, stick to, New Latin masculine gender noun, a rod bacter, nominally meaning "a rod", but in effect meaning a bacterium, rod, New Latin masculine gender noun Adhaeribacter, ...

Advenella

Advenella is a genus in the phylum Proteobacteria. The two members of the genus Tetrathiobacter were transferred to this genus, namely Tetrathiobacter kashmirensis and Tetrathiobacter mimigardefordensis.

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