genus Arenaria

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Noun1.genus Arenaria - sandwortsgenus Arenaria - sandworts        
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
carnation family, Caryophyllaceae, family Caryophyllaceae, pink family - large family of herbs or subshrubs (usually with stems swollen at the nodes)
sandwort - low-growing chiefly perennial plant usually with small white flowers suitable for e.g. rock gardens
2.genus Arenaria - turnstonesgenus Arenaria - turnstones        
bird genus - a genus of birds
turnstone - migratory shorebirds of the plover family that turn over stones in searching for food
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serpyllifolia is another species of the genus Arenaria found in the UAE.