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Definition of the noun myrtales
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noun - plural: -
- Myrtaceae; Combretaceae; Elaeagnaceae; Haloragidaceae; Melastomaceae; Lecythidaceae; Lythraceae; Rhizophoraceae; Onagraceae; Lecythidaceae; Punicaceae
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific name: Thymelaeales
- synonyms of Myrtales: order Myrtales / order Thymelaeales
- more generic term: plant order = the order of plants
- member of: Rosidae / subclass Rosidae = a group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers; contains 108 families including Rosaceae; Crassulaceae; Myrtaceae; Melastomaceae; Euphorbiaceae
- family Combretaceae / combretum family / Combretaceae = a family of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Myrtales
- family Elaeagnaceae / oleaster family / Elaeagnaceae = shrubs or small trees often armed
- family Haloragidaceae / water-milfoil family / family Haloragaceae / Haloragidaceae / Haloragaceae = a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Myrtales
- family Lecythidaceae / Lecythidaceae = large tropical trees bearing large fruits with woody skins
- loosestrife family / family Lythraceae / Lythraceae = herbs and shrubs and small trees with pink or purple flowers
- family Myrtaceae / myrtle family / Myrtaceae = trees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
- family Nyssaceae / sour-gum family / tupelo family / Nyssaceae = a family of dicotyledonous trees of order Myrtales that includes the sour gum trees
- evening-primrose family / family Onagraceae / Onagraceae = a large and widely distributed family of plants of the order Myrtales
- family Punicaceae / Punicaceae = one species: pomegranates
- family Rhizophoraceae / mangrove family / Rhizophoraceae = trees and shrubs that usually form dense jungles along tropical seacoasts
- family Thymelaeaceae / daphne family / Thymelaeaceae = family of trees and shrubs and herbs having tough bark that are found especially in Australia and tropical Africa
- family Trapaceae / Trapaceae = family comprising solely the genus Trapa
- family Melastomataceae / family Melastomaceae / meadow-beauty family / Melastomataceae / Melastomaceae = a family of trees and bushes and herbs of order Myrtales
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The order Myrtales is an extensive one with about 335 genera and nearly 8,000 existing species segregated in II farnilies—the bulk of the species belonging to the ancient families Myrtaceae and Mclastomataceae. There are 3 families and 9 ...
Five Papers by Edward Wilber Berry
The order Myrtales is an extensive one with about 335 genera and nearly 8,000 existing species segregated in 11 families — the bulk of the species belonging to the ancient families Myrtaceae and Melastomataceae. There are 3 families and ...
by Carlton Clarence Curtis
The Myrtales is an important tropical order and represented with us by many familiar plants, such as the meadow beauty (Rhexia), willow-herb ( Epilobium) , the large evening primrose family, with one of which, Oenothera (Fig. 323,.
Floral Diagrams (2010)
An Aid to Understanding Flower Morphology and Evolution by Louis P. Ronse De Craene
Myrtales is a homogenous order of 12–13 families, which has not changed much since the introduction of molecular systematics, except for inclusion of Vochysiaceae as sister to Myrtaceae. The order shares a number of striking floral ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Myrtaceae (order Myrtales) A family of trees and shrubs with mostly opposite or spirally arranged, simple leaves with glands secreting ethereal oils, usually terpenes. Flowers actinomorphic sometimes zygomorphic, bisexual or unisexual, ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Trapaceae (Rosidae, Myrtales) 2699 English: oyster plant, purple goat's beard, salsify, vegetable oyster, wild salsify, purple flowered salsify, Jerusalem star South Africa: bokbaard, persbokbaard, sydissel Hawaii: kalapi T. pratensis L.
by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw
Myrtiflorae ; Myrtales BH.; pp. xxxix, lii).
The Encyclop Dic Dictionary (1901)
A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
It stands between Myrtales and Grossales, and belongs to the fourth subclass, or Epigynous Exogens. cão'-tin, s. (Eng., &c. cactus; -in.] Chem. : A red colouring matter extracted from the fruit of some Cactuses. các'-tūs, s. (Lat. cactus; Gr. saxrbs ...
by John Christopher Willis
Myrtales (flr. regular or sub-regular, usually g ; ovary syncarpous, usually inferior; style undivided, or very rarely styles free; placentae axile or apical, rarely basal; leaves simple, ...
A Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)
by John Christopher Willis
Myrtales (flr. regular or sub-regular, usually 5 ; ovary syncarpous, usually inferior; style undivided, or very rarely styles free; placentae axile or apical, rarely basal; leaves simple, ...
Major ectomycorrhizal clade Geraniales Myrtales Sapindales Malvales Brassicales ...
by Philip Kearey
Podostemales Haloragales Myrtales (Mangroves, Cloves) Cornales (Dogwoods) Proteales ( Proteas, ...
From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn
com/biodiversity/ plants/flowering-plants/dicotyledons/myrtales/melastomataceae /clidemia/kosters-curse. Tunison, Tim. “Element Stewardship Abstract, Clidemia ...
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