genus Manihot

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Noun1.genus Manihot - genus of economically important tropical plants: cassavagenus Manihot - genus of economically important tropical plants: cassava
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge family - a family of plants of order Geraniales
casava, cassava - any of several plants of the genus Manihot having fleshy roots yielding a nutritious starch
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There are numerous researches to determine the leaf area in several annual and perennial crops however this index is poorly studied in crops of the genus Manihot, especially for Pornunca.
Abstract: Wild species of the genus Manihot offer a valuable and potential source of resistance genes for the control of the majority of insect pests of cassava (Manihot esculenta).