genus Clusia


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Noun1.genus Clusia - tropical American aromatic trees or shrubs; often epiphytic; some stranglers
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Clusiaceae, family Clusiaceae, family Guttiferae, Guttiferae, St John's wort family - widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber
clusia - an aromatic tree of the genus Clusia having large white or yellow or pink flowers
Clusia flava, wild fig - a West Indies clusia having fig-shaped fruit
Clusia insignis, waxflower - epiphytic clusia of British Guiana
Clusia major, Clusia rosea, pitch apple, strangler fig - a common tropical American clusia having solitary white or rose flowers
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Luttge U (1990) Patterns of gas exchange and organic acid oscillations in tropical trees of the genus Clusia. Oecologia 85: 108-114.