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Related to Dirca: Dirca palustris
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Noun1.Dirca - deciduous shrub of North America: leatherwoodDirca - deciduous shrub of North America: leatherwood
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
daphne family, family Thymelaeaceae, Thymelaeaceae - family of trees and shrubs and herbs having tough bark that are found especially in Australia and tropical Africa
Dirca palustris, ropebark, wicopy, leatherwood, moosewood, moose-wood - deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers
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2008, "At the interface of phylogenetics and population genetics, the phylogeography of Dirca occidentalis (Thymelaeaceae)", Am.
Intervascular pit pairs in woods of Gnidia caffra, Dirca palustris, and two species of Pimelea were observed with both light and scanning electron microscopy.