genus Antirrhinum


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Noun1.genus Antirrhinum - a genus of herbs of the family Scrophulariaceae with brightly colored irregular flowersgenus Antirrhinum - a genus of herbs of the family Scrophulariaceae with brightly colored irregular flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, Scrophulariaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales
snapdragon - a garden plant of the genus Antirrhinum having showy white or yellow or crimson flowers resembling the face of a dragon
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The genus Antirrhinum consists of 24 perennial species that are native to the western Mediterranean (SUTTON, 1988; GUEMES, 2009).
A small family of MYB-regulatory genes controls floral pigmentation intensity and patterning in the genus Antirrhinum, Plant Cell, 18:831-851.