Connarus


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Noun1.Connarus - large genus of tropical trees and shrubs; type genus of the Connaraceae
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Connarus guianensis - tropical American and east African tree with strikingly marked hardwood used in cabinetwork
order Rosales, Rosales - in some classifications this category does not include Leguminosae
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References in classic literature ?
Any one of these characters singly is frequently of more than generic importance, though here even when all taken together they appear insufficient to separate Cnestis from Connarus.' To give an example amongst insects, in one great division of the Hymenoptera, the antennae, as Westwood has remarked, are most constant in structure; in another division they differ much, and the differences are of quite subordinate value in classification; yet no one probably will say that the antennae in these two divisions of the same order are of unequal physiological importance.
Combrctaceac Terminalia grandiflora Connaraceae Connarus sp.
Moore./ Arecaceae Fern tree/ Caroba/ Jacaranda 1 2 mimosaefolia/ Bignoniaceae Cashew tree/ Cajueiro/ Anacardium 49 31 16 occidentale L./ Anacardiaceae Capiraba * 1 19 Capim-de-cigano * 1 1 1 Cativo * 2 4 Coracao de Nego/ Connarus suberosus 19 3 1 (Planch.)/ Connaraceae Cumaru/ Amburana cearensis (Allemao) 72 53 9 A.C.Sm./ Faboideae Embirata/ Pseudobombax marginatum (A.
(2012) reports that the glandular trichomes in Connarus suberosus function as food bodies because of their presence on the exposed surfaces of developing organs and the chemical nature of their reserve products.
tree UH 079 Connaraceae Connarus shrub UH 022 semidecandrus Jack Convolvulaceae Cuscuta epiphyte UH 053 reflexa Roxb.