Parasang

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Parasang

1. An obsolete Arabic unit of length approximately equivalent to 5.76 kilometers.

2. An ancient Persian unit of length approximately equivalent to six kilometers.
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Senecio smithii, Schoenus andinus and Austrolycopodium confertum can be considered as differential species for this association.
Conversely Chusquea montana and Schoenus rhynchosporoides are species from 1.
6 of Abrotanella linearifolia, Schizaea fistulosa, Lepidothamnus fonkii and Schoenus antarcticus which are absent from 1.
Shiny Bog-rush Schoenus nitens, Creeping Brookweed and a Club-rush Isolepis sp.
The species located near the centre, such as Schoenus ferrugineus, Gymnadenia conopsea, Epipactis palustris, Saussurea esthonica, Primula farinose, and Selaginella selaginoides, were well correlated with axis 2, but nonsignificantly related with any parameter considered.
Schoenus ferrugineus--Drepanocladus cossonii assemblage compared to the other assemblages distinguished on the Paraspollu fen.
selaginoides was closely related to the tussock-forming graminoid Schoenus ferrugineus growing on the top and sides of its tussocks.
In Schoeneae, we have thus far observed metatopic displacement (Weberling, 1992) of flowers in Schoenus nigricans L.
The lateral wings of a glume envelop the rachilla and sometimes even the lower flower, as for example in Schoenus nigricans (Goetghebeur, 1998; Vrijdaghs et al.
By applying the general floral ontogenetic model for Cyperoideae, the nature of the bristles in Dulichium, the perianth hairs in Eriophorum, the inner perianth parts in Fuirena, and the lateral scales in Hellmuthia has been clarified, as well as the structure of the spikelet in the controversial species Schoenus nigricans.
Population structure and rejuvenation potential of Schoenus nigricans in coastal wet dune slacks.
Biological flora of the British Isles: Schoenus nigricans L.