genus Lomatia


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Noun1.genus Lomatia - small genus of low-growing evergreens of Chile and Australia; some yield dyes
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Proteaceae, protea family, Proteaceae - large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales
lomatia - any of various ornamental evergreens of the genus Lomatia having attractive fragrant flowers
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to the genus Lomatia, based on the presence of xylological characters
therefore he placed the fossils within the genus Lomatia.
taxonomic placement within the genus Lomatia at this point.