family Lauraceae

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Related to family Lauraceae: Laurales
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Lauraceae - a family of Lauraceae
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
laurel - any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family
genus Laurus, Laurus - small evergreen trees or shrubs with aromatic leaves
Cinnamomum, genus Cinnamomum - Asiatic and Australian aromatic trees and shrubs
genus Lindera, Lindera - aromatic evergreen or deciduous dioecious shrubs or trees of eastern Asia and North America
genus Benzoin, Benzoin - used in some classifications for the American spicebush and certain other plants often included in the genus Lindera
genus Persea, Persea - avocado
genus Sassafras - a genus of sassafras
genus Umbellularia, Umbellularia - aromatic evergreen trees of Pacific coast
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The exotic redbay ambrosia beetle, Xyleborus glabratus Eichhoff (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) has become a serious pest of trees of the family Lauraceae in the United States.
This trial was performed to test the effect of a 2-layered medium structure and increased quantities of starch and yeast, as well as the effect of wood from 2 other species in the family Lauraceae, i.
It causes laurel wilt in species of the family Lauraceae, including avocado {Persea americana Mill), redbay (Persea barbonia (L.
Redbay ambrosia beetle, Xyleborus glabratus Eichoff (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), tunnels into the wood of trees and shrubs in the family Lauraceae (Fraedrich et al.
2008), that causes laurel wilt, a newly described lethal disease of trees in the family Lauraceae (Fraedrich et al.
The avocado (Perseaamericana) is a tree native to Central Mexico, classified in the flowering plant family Lauraceae along with cinnamon, camphor and bay laurel.
The cinnamon tree is of the species Cinnamomum zeylancium, genus Cinnamomum, family Lauraceae, order Laurales, class Magnoliopsida, phylum Magnoliophyta, kingdom Plantae.
About 45 % of the leaves are from the family Lauraceae, including several very common species with affinities to Cryptocarpa and Litsea (Conran et al.
Louro preto is also said to come from the species Ocotea baturitensi, Ocotea caudata, and Ocotea cinerea of the Family Lauraceae although it is likely that other species from each genera also may be sold as louro preto or its various commercial names.