family Hamamelidaceae


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Noun1.family Hamamelidaceae - comprises genera Hamamelis, Corylopsis, Fothergilla, Liquidambar, Parrotia, and other small genera
hamamelid dicot family - family of mostly woody dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
Hamamelidae, subclass Hamamelidae - a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae and Fagaceae (includes the Amentiferae); sometimes classified as a superorder
genus Hamamelis, Hamamelis - deciduous shrubs or small trees: witch hazel
Corylopsis, genus Corylopsis - small genus of deciduous shrubs of temperate regions of Asia
genus Fothergilla, Fothergilla - small genus of deciduous shrubs of the southeastern United States
genus Parrotia, Parrotia - one species: iron tree
genus Parrotiopsis, Parrotiopsis - one species: deciduous tree of the Himalaya Mountains
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Parrotiapersica (Persian Ironwood Tree),is a deciduoustree in the family Hamamelidaceae, the sole species in the genus Parrotia but closely related to the genus Hamamelis (Witch-hazels).
In Hamamelidales, the family Hamamelidaceae biosynthesises anthocyanidins, flavonols, dihydroflavonols and flavan-3-ols all have a high proportion of unprotected hydroxyls and when they are protected, the mechanism is through glycosylation.

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