Hamamelidaceae


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Related to Hamamelidaceae: Aceraceae, Juglandaceae
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Noun1.Hamamelidaceae - comprises genera Hamamelis, Corylopsis, Fothergilla, Liquidambar, Parrotia, and other small genera
hamamelid dicot family - family of mostly woody dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
Hamamelidae, subclass Hamamelidae - a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae and Fagaceae (includes the Amentiferae); sometimes classified as a superorder
genus Hamamelis, Hamamelis - deciduous shrubs or small trees: witch hazel
Corylopsis, genus Corylopsis - small genus of deciduous shrubs of temperate regions of Asia
genus Fothergilla, Fothergilla - small genus of deciduous shrubs of the southeastern United States
genus Parrotia, Parrotia - one species: iron tree
genus Parrotiopsis, Parrotiopsis - one species: deciduous tree of the Himalaya Mountains
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Parrotiapersica (Persian Ironwood Tree),is a deciduoustree in the family Hamamelidaceae, the sole species in the genus Parrotia but closely related to the genus Hamamelis (Witch-hazels).
The longest to appear to date seem to be the 14-letter HAMAMELIDACEAE and the 11-letter NONSUPPORTS.
This species belongs to the Hamamelidaceae, a family poorly represented in Asia, with only seven genera occurring in the Malesian realm, each represented by only one species.
In Hamamelidaceae, the bird-pollinated Rhodoleia has flat inflorescences with peripherally radiating (enlarged) petals (Bogle, 1989).
2] HAMAMELIDACEAE (web2) = ACADEME + MAHEILA (a large river sailing-boat in Iraq)
a new tree species discovered in 1993 (of an uncommon family, Hamamelidaceae, with the nearest relative on Mt.