Empetraceae


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Noun1.Empetraceae - heathlike shrubs
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Sapindales, Sapindales - an order of dicotyledonous plants
Empetrum, genus Empetrum - crowberries
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arbuti is monoecious anholocyclic on Ericaceae (Arbutus, Arctostaphylos and Pieris) as well as Empetraceae (Empetrum) species and it is primarily European.
originally belonged to the family Empetraceae, and is in fact still considered as a member of this family by some authors (Zuloaga et al.
Phylogenetic relationships of Empetraceae, Epacridaceae, Ericaceae, Monotropaceae, Pyrolaceae: evidence from nuclear ribosomal 18S sequence data.
heaths (Ericales [includes Ericaceae, Empetraceae, and Pyrolaceae]), and spirea (Spiraea beauverdiana).