genus Calceolaria


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Noun1.genus Calceolaria - large genus of tropical American herbs and shrubs with showy cymose 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
calceolaria, slipperwort - any garden plant of the genus Calceolaria having flowers with large inflated slipper-shaped lower lip
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On the phylogeny of the genus Calceolaria (Calceolariaceae) as inferred from ITS and plastid matK sequences.