Pyrolaceae


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Noun1.Pyrolaceae - evergreen herbs of temperate regions: genera Pyrola, Chimaphila, Moneses, Orthilia
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Ericales, order Ericales - Ericaceae; Clethraceae; Diapensiaceae; Epacridaceae; Lennoaceae; Pyrolaceae; Monotropaceae
genus Pyrola - short-stemmed perennial herbs of cool or temperate regions: wintergreen; shinleaf
genus Orthilia, Orthilia - a shrubby perennial rhizomatous evergreen herb; grows in damp coniferous woodlands in northern temperate regions
Chimaphila, genus Chimaphila - small genus of evergreen herbs with long creeping rootstocks and shining leaves; North America; Europe; east Asia
genus Moneses, Moneses - one species: one-flowered wintergreen; sometimes included in genus Pyrola
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Otherwise, there are a lot of families with only one species in that area as Aquifoliaceae, Araliaceae, Cucurbitaceae, Cupressaceae, Ericaceae, Hypericaceae, Orobanchaceae, Oxalidaceae, Pinaceae, Plantaginaceae, Plumbaginaceae, Polygalaceae, Pyrolaceae, Rhamnaceae, Salicaceae, Saxifragaceae, Taxaceae, Urticaceae and Valerianaceae.
For example, some authors placed the autotrophic members in family Pyrolaceae and the mycoheterotrophic members in family Monotropaceae (e.