genus Arabidopsis


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Noun1.genus Arabidopsis - a genus of the mustard family having white or yellow or purplish flowers; closely related to genus Arabis
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, family Brassicaceae, family Cruciferae, mustard family - a large family of plants with four-petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives
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Sequencing of the genus Arabidopsis identifies a complex history of nonbifurcating speciation and abundant trans-specific polymorphism.
In the genus Arabidopsis, the model plant species, Arabidopsis thaliana, is intolerant of heavy metals while Arabidopsis hallari hyperaccumulates both cadmium and zinc.
All of the sequences from the genus Arabidopsis were grouped in a monophyletic clade.