florula


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florula

(ˈflɒrjʊlə) or

florule

n, pl -ulae (-jʊliː) or -ules
1. (Botany) the flora of a small single environment
2. (Palaeontology) a fossil flower found in a single stratum or in several thin adjacent strata
[C19: flora + -ule]
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In accordance with this, the Florula has quite the character of a refuge for the destitute: Professor Henslow informs me that of the twenty species nineteen belong to different genera, and these again to no less than sixteen families!
Analisis preliminar de la florula y vegetacion del Monumento Natural "Piedra la Tortuga", estado Amazonas, Venezuela.