genus Empetrum

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Noun1.genus Empetrum - crowberries
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
crowberry - a low evergreen shrub with small purple flowers and black berrylike fruit
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Phylogeny of the Empetraceae, with special emphasis on character evolution in the genus Empetrum.