genus Dioon


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Noun1.genus Dioon - small genus of arborescent cycads of Mexico and Central America; sometimes classified in family Cycadaceae
gymnosperm genus - a genus of gymnosperms
family Zamiaceae, zamia family, Zamiaceae - a family of cycads often included in the family Cycadaceae: zamias
dioon - any cycad of the genus Dioon; handsome palmlike cycads with robust crowns of leaves and rugged trunks
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Isolation, characterization and cross- species amplification of microsatellite loci in the cycad genus Dioon (Zamiaceae).
In addition, 6 species of the genus Dioon (Zamiaceae) native to Mexico are recorded hosts (Howard et al.
Current taxonomic treatments of the genus Dioon in the Sierra