family Meliaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Meliaceae - tropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental treesfamily Meliaceae - tropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental trees
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
Geraniales, order Geraniales - an order of plants of subclass Rosidae including geraniums and many other plants; see Euphorbiaceae; Geraniaceae; Rutaceae; Malpighiaceae; Simaroubaceae; Meliaceae; Zygophyllaceae; Tropaeolaceae
mahogany tree, mahogany - any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish
genus Melia, Melia - type genus of the Meliaceae: East Indian and Australian deciduous trees with leaves resembling those of the ash
Azadirachta, genus Azadirachta - genus of large important East Indian trees: neem trees
Cedrela, genus Cedrela - tropical American trees
Chloroxylon, genus Chloroxylon - deciduous trees of India and Sri Lanka
Entandrophragma, genus Entandrophragma - cedar mahogany trees
Flindersia, genus Flindersia - small genus of Australian timber trees
genus Khaya, Khaya - African mahogany trees
genus Lansium - a dicotyledonous genus of the family Meliaceae
genus Lovoa, Lovoa - genus of African timber trees
genus Swietinia, Swietinia - tropical American mahogany trees
genus Toona, Toona - formerly included in genus Cedrela
genus Turreae - genus of trees and shrubs of tropical Africa and Asia and Australia
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They were given 150 seeds of Melia volkensii (Mukau), an East African indigenous tree species in the plant family Meliaceae (Mahogany).
2012), and the family Meliaceae is currently well investigated due to the occurrence of limonoid triterpenes, promising compounds that have biological activities on insects like insecticidal, phagodeterrent and growth regulating (Isman et al.
In Azardirachta indica under the family Meliaceae, four treeholes debris were examined, of which two were Aedes positive.
Margosa is a very common tree in Sri Lanka Azadirachta indica, is a tree in the mahogany family Meliaceae.
It was first reported from Amoora rohituka followed by that in Dysoxylum binectariferum, both belonging to the family Meliaceae (Harmon et al.