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Noun1.Thymelaeaceae - family of trees and shrubs and herbs having tough bark that are found especially in Australia and tropical Africa
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Myrtales, order Myrtales, order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales - Myrtaceae; Combretaceae; Elaeagnaceae; Haloragidaceae; Melastomaceae; Lecythidaceae; Lythraceae; Rhizophoraceae; Onagraceae; Lecythidaceae; Punicaceae
genus Daphne - usually evergreen Eurasian shrubs
Dirca, genus Dirca - deciduous shrub of North America: leatherwood
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Other families were represented by less than 2 % of total, e.g., Aizoaceae, Apiaceae, Brassicaceae, Caryophyllaceae, Liliaceae, Plantaginaceae, Ranunculaceae, Solanaceae and Thymelaceae. Tackholm (1974) and Boulos (1995) reported that Fabaceae and Asteraceaeare are the largest families in Egypt with the greatest number of plant species.
Other families listed below with only one species: Mimosaceae, Urticaceae, Cactaceae, Ephorbiaceae, Myrtaceae, Malvaceae, Tamaricaceae, Moraceae, Umbelliferae, Rhamnaceae, Caryophllaceae, Thymelaceae, Plantaginaceae and Polygonaceae.