Spraguea


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Noun1.Spraguea - small genus of usually perennial herbs having deep woody taproots and flower heads of umbels or cymes
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
family Portulacaceae, Portulacaceae, purslane family - family of usually succulent herbs; cosmopolitan in distribution especially in Americas
Calyptridium umbellatum, pussy-paw, pussy-paws, pussy's-paw, Spraguea umbellatum - pink clusters of densely packed flowers on prostrate stems resemble upturned pads of cats' feet; grow in coniferous forests of western North America
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Ultrastructural integrity and carbohydrate metabolism of Spraguea lophii
Hatched sporoplasms of Spraguea lophii (Microsporidia)