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Noun1.Cupressaceae - cypresses and junipers and many cedarsCupressaceae - cypresses and junipers and many cedars
gymnosperm family - a family of gymnosperms
Coniferales, order Coniferales - profusely branching and chiefly evergreen trees and some shrubs having narrow or needlelike leaves
cedar, cedar tree - any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
Cupressus, genus Cupressus - type genus of Cupressaceae
Athrotaxis, genus Athrotaxis - a genus of gymnosperm
Austrocedrus, genus Austrocedrus - one species; formerly included in genus Libocedrus
Callitris, genus Callitris - evergreen monoecious coniferous trees or shrubs: cypress pines
Calocedrus, genus Calocedrus - tall evergreens of western North America and eastern Asia; formerly included in genus Libocedrus
Chamaecyparis, genus Chamaecyparis - a genus of Chamaecyparis
Cryptomeria, genus Cryptomeria - Japanese cedar; sugi
genus Libocedrus, Libocedrus - cypresses that resemble cedars
redwood family, subfamily Taxodiaceae, Taxodiaceae - coniferous trees; traditionally considered an independent family though recently included in Cupressaceae in some classification systems
genus Metasequoia - genus of deciduous conifers comprising both living and fossil forms; 1 extant species: dawn redwood of China; variously classified as member of Pinaceae or Taxodiaceae
genus Sequoia - redwoods; until recently considered a genus of a separate family Taxodiaceae
sequoia, redwood - either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae
genus Sequoiadendron, Sequoiadendron - giant sequoias; sometimes included in the genus Sequoia; until recently placed in the Taxodiaceae
genus Taxodium, Taxodium - bald cypress; swamp cypress
genus Thuja, Thuja - red cedar
genus Thujopsis, Thujopsis - one species; has close similarity to genus Thuja
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Among other gymnosperms, such as the Pinaceae and Cupressaceae, some taxa have pollination drop proteins in common (Wagner et al.
The bald cypress, Taxodium dis-tichum, is a conifer and in the same family, Cupressaceae, as the giant sequoias and the redwood trees of the western United States.
The genus Juniperus belongs to family Cupressaceae which is a conifer family with worldwide distribution.
Fernald PHYLUM CONIFEROPHYTA CUPRESSACEAE (Cypress Family) Juniperus virginiana L.
Morfologia do pólen anemófilo e alegizante no Brazil VI: Gramineae, Palmae, Typhaceae, Cyperaceae, Cupressaceae e Combretaceae.
Efficacy of sublingual specific immunotherapy in Cupressaceae allergy using in extract of Cupressus arizonica.
APPENDIX Aboriginal plant names in north-eastern Arnhem Land Botanical family Botanical name Uses FERNS Blechnaceae Blechnum indicum food Hemianthtidaceae Platyzoma microphyllum -- Sinopteridaceae Cheilanthes tenuifolia -- CYCADS Cycadaceae Cycas armstrongii food GYMNOSPERMS Cupressaceae Callitris intratropica tools MONOCOTYLEDONS Amaryllidaceae Calostemma sp.
The Pinaceae and Cupressaceae are the only families in the Pinophyta with representatives in the state (Flora of North America, 1993a).
The same appears to be the case with Cupressaceae (cypress and/or juniper; a more precise identification was hindered by the small size of the examined charcoal fragments).
Although no fertile material was collected, the scaly-leaved plants bears many similarities to the modern conifer family Cupressaceae.
Thin section studies of anatomical features in five silicified and calcified fossil wood specimens indicate the presence of three conifer families in this high-latitude environment, the Taxodiaceae, Pinaceae, and Cupressaceae.