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Noun1.Santalaceae - chiefly tropical herbs or shrubs or trees bearing nuts or one-seeded fruit
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
order Santalales, Santalales - order of plants distinguished by having a one-celled inferior ovary; many are parasitic or partly parasitic usually on roots
genus Santalum, Santalum - parasitic trees of Indonesia and Malaysia
genus Buckleya - small genus of Asiatic and American parasitic shrubs
Comandra, genus Comandra - small genus of chiefly North American parasitic plants
genus Pyrularia, Pyrularia - small genus of chiefly Asiatic parasitic shrubs
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The term 'mistletoe' is generally applied to plants with a similar hemiparasitic lifestyle and a certain degree of taxonomical relationship in three families: Loranthaceae, Viscaceae, and Eremolepidaceae (Bar-Sela, 2011).
In Eremolepidaceae, Antidaphne has monosymmetry or disymmetry by reduction (Kuijt, 1988).
Next come 14 chapters on plants They begin with an overview and follow with chapters on Briophyta (mosses, 3 chapters), Araceae (aroids), Smilax (Smilacaceae), Agavaceae, Orchidaceae (orchids), Bromeliaceae (bromeliads), mistletoes (Loranthaceae, Viscaceae, and Eremolepidaceae), Phaseolus (Leguminosae), Cactaceae (cactus), Asclepiadaceae, and Solanaceae.