Theophrastaceae


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Theophrastaceae - family of mainly tropical American trees and shrubs similar to those of the Myrsinaceae; often included in the Myrsinaceae
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Primulales, Primulales - Primulaceae; Theophrastaceae; Myrsinaceae; and (in some classifications) Plumbaginaceae
genus Jacquinia, Jacquinia - sometimes placed in family Myrsinaceae
References in periodicals archive ?
0 2 Theaceae Schima Ericales 0 1 0 2 Theophrastaceae Theophrasta Ericales 0 1 0 2 Torricelliaceae Torricellia Apiales 1 0 0 1 Tribelaceae Tribeles 0 0 0 1 Vahliaceae Vahlia 0 0 0 2 Valerianaceae Valeriana Dipsacales D ?
Seed Leguminosae Tamarindus indica (a) Fruit, flower Pithecellobium ungis-cati Seed Prosopis juliflora Seed Moraceae Ficus britonni Fruit Arecaceae Cocos nucifera (a) Flower bud Theophrastaceae Jacquinia revoluta Fruit Zygophyllaceae Guaiacum officinale Fruit (a) introduced plants.
the Coeloneurum-Goetzea-Henoonia-Espadaea clade (Santiago-Valentin & Olmstead, 2004)], and Theophrastaceae [i.
A floral ontogenetic study on the sister group relationships between the genus Samolus (Primulaceae) and the Theophrastaceae.