genus Eryngium


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Noun1.genus Eryngium - large genus of decorative plants with thistlelike flower headsgenus Eryngium - large genus of decorative plants with thistlelike flower heads; cosmopolitan in distribution
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Apiaceae, carrot family, family Apiaceae, family Umbelliferae, Umbelliferae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
eringo, eryngo - any plant of the genus Eryngium
Eryngium maritimum, sea eryngium, sea holly, sea holm - European evergreen eryngo with twisted spiny leaves naturalized on United States east coast; roots formerly used as an aphrodisiac
Eryngium aquaticum, button snakeroot - coarse prickly perennial eryngo with aromatic roots; southeastern United States; often confused with rattlesnake master
button snakeroot, Eryngium yuccifolium, rattlesnake master, rattlesnake's master - coarse prickly perennial eryngo of United States thought to cure rattlesnake bite
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Larvae and pupae were collected as part of a study of the macroinvertebrate communities that inhabit phytotelmata of the genus Eryngium L.
larvae collected from 320 plants with four phytotelmata each belonging to genus Eryngium, in Sierra de la Ventana, Argentina.