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Noun1.Trilliaceae - small family of herbs having flowers with 3 petals and 3 sepalsTrilliaceae - small family of herbs having flowers with 3 petals and 3 sepals; in some classification systems considered a subfamily of the Liliaceae
liliid monocot family - family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
Liliales, order Liliales - an order of monocotyledonous plants including Amaryllidaceae and Liliaceae and Iridaceae
genus Trillium - deciduous perennial herbs; sometimes placed in family Liliaceae
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Contort petals are present in Philesia (Philesiaceae) (Conran & Clifford, 1998); both sepals and petals are contort in some Trilliaceae (Schoute, 1935; Tamura, 1998c).
Phylogenetic analyses and biogeography of Trilliaceae.
Families in which vessels with long scalariform perforation plates occur in roots whereas stems and leaves have only tracheids include Araceae (Keating, 2003), Costaceae, Hanguanaceae, Heliconiaceae, Hypoxidaceae, Melanthiaceae, Petermanniaceae, Ruscaceae, Trilliaceae, Zingiberaceae, and a number of genera of hyacinthoid Liliaceae (Wagner, 1977).