caryophylloid dicot genus


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Noun1.caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Caryophyllidae, subclass Caryophyllidae - a group of families of mostly flowers having basal or central placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); contains 14 families including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; corresponds approximately to order Caryophyllales; sometimes classified as a superorder
Agrostemma, genus Agrostemma - a caryophylloid dicot genus including corn cockles
Cerastium, genus Cerastium - mouse-eared chickweed
Dianthus, genus Dianthus - carnations and pinks
genus Drypis - one species
genus Gypsophila, Gypsophila - Mediterranean herbs having small white or pink flowers
genus Hernaria, Hernaria - low-growing Old World herbs with minute bright green leaves
genus Illecebrum, Illecebrum - one species: coral necklace
genus Lychnis - genus of plants strongly resembling those of genus Silene: catchfly
genus Minuartia, Minuartia - mostly perennial herbs of northern hemisphere often with mat-forming habit; most often placed in genus Arenaria: sandworts
genus Moehringia, Moehringia - low-growing herbs widely distributed in temperate and Arctic northern hemisphere: sandworts; distinguished from members of the genus Arenaria mainly by having four-petaled rather than five-petaled flowers
genus Paronychia, Paronychia - low-growing annual or perennial herbs or woody plants; whitlowworts
genus Petrocoptis, Petrocoptis - perennial tussock-forming rock plants; of Pyrenees and mountains of northern Spain; similar to and sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
genus Sagina, Sagina - small low-growing annual or perennial herbs of temperate and cool regions
genus Saponaria, Saponaria - mostly perennial Old World herbs
genus Scleranthus, Scleranthus - small genus of Old World weedy prostrate annuals: knawel
genus Silene - large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly
genus Spergula, Spergula - small genus of Old World annual herbs: corn spurry
genus Spergularia, Spergularia - chiefly maritime Eurasian herbs: sand spurry; sea spurry
genus Vaccaria, Vaccaria - cow-cockles
Carpobrotus, genus Carpobrotus - a caryophyllaceous genus of Carpobrotus
Dorotheanthus, genus Dorotheanthus - a caryophyllaceous genus of Dorotheanthus
genus Lithops - genus of stemless South African succulents
genus Mesembryanthemum, Mesembryanthemum - South African annual or biennial plants having flowers that open only in bright sunlight
genus Molluga, Molluga - carpetweeds
genus Pleiospilos, Pleiospilos - perennial succulents of South Africa
genus Tetragonia, Tetragonia - New Zealand spinach
Amaranthus, genus Amaranthus - large widely distributed genus of chiefly coarse annual herbs
Alternanthera, genus Alternanthera - genus of low herbs of tropical America and Australia; includes genus Telanthera
Celosia, genus Celosia - annual or perennial herbs or vines of tropical and subtropical America and Asia and Africa
Froelichia, genus Froelichia - genus of erect or procumbent herbs of the Americas having spikes of woolly white flowers: cottonweed
genus Gomphrena, Gomphrena - genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having flowers in close heads; tropical America and Australia
genus Iresine, Iresine - genus of tropical American herbs or subshrubs
genus Telanthera, Telanthera - used in former classifications systems; now included in genus Alternanthera
Batis, genus Batis - small genus of plants constituting the family Batidaceae: low straggling dioecious shrubs
Chenopodium, genus Chenopodium - goosefoot; pigweed
Atriplex, genus Atriplex - orach; saltbush
genus Beta, Beta - beets
Cycloloma, genus Cycloloma - a caryophyllaceous genus of the family Chenopodiaceae