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Pterostylis

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(family Orchidaceae)

A genus of terrestrial orchids which have thin, soft, fleshy leaves held in a radical rosette. The plants produce 1 or more underground tubers. The flowers are...

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Pterostylis

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.

(family Orchidaceae)

A genus of terrestrial orchids which have thin, soft, fleshy leaves held in a radical rosette. The plants produce 1 or more underground tubers. The flowers are...

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Pterostylis

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 115 words.

(family Orchidaceae)

A genus of terrestrial orchids which have thin, soft, fleshy leaves held in a radical rosette. The

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Pterostylis

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 115 words.

A genus of terrestrial orchids which have thin, soft, fleshy leaves held in a radical rosette. The plants produce 1

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Caught in the act: pollination of sexually deceptive trap-flowers by fungus gnats in <i>Pterostylis</i> (Orchidaceae)

Ryan D. Phillips, Daniela Scaccabarozzi, Bryony A. Retter, Christine Hayes, Graham R. Brown, Kingsley W. Dixon and Rod Peakall.

in Annals of Botany

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9278 words.

Background and Aims Pterostylis

is an Australasian terrestrial orchid genus of more than 400 species, most of which use a motile, touch-sensitive labellum to...

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Changes in orchid populations and endophytic fungi with rainfall and prescribed burning in <i>Pterostylis revoluta</i> in Victoria, Australia

N U Jasinge, T Huynh and A C Lawrie.

in Annals of Botany

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9787 words.

Abstract

Background and Aims

Wildfires are common in seasonally dry parts of the world with a Mediterranean...

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greenhood

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 20 words.

noun any of several Australasian terrestrial orchids of the genus Pterostylis, having a hooded greenish flower (see also

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tutukiwi

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 21 words.

noun a greenhood orchid, Pterostylis banksii, with a long curved tip to its hood that resembles a kiwi’s beak.

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Mycorrhizal preference promotes habitat invasion by a native Australian orchid: <i>Microtis media</i>

Jonathan R. De Long, Nigel D. Swarts, Kingsley W. Dixon and Louise M. Egerton-Warburton.

in Annals of Botany

March 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Ecology. 6220 words.

Background and Aims

Mycorrhizal specialization has been shown to limit recruitment capacity in orchids, but an increasing number of orchids are being...

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Variation in nutrient-acquisition patterns by mycorrhizal fungi of rare and common orchids explains diversification in a global biodiversity hotspot

Siti Nurfadilah, Nigel D. Swarts, Kingsley W. Dixon, Hans Lambers and David J. Merritt.

in Annals of Botany

June 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Ecology; Plant Physiology. 6452 words.

Background and Aims

Many terrestrial orchids have an obligate requirement for mycorrhizal associations to provide nutritional support from germination to...

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