genus Scrophularia

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Noun1.genus Scrophularia - type genus of Scrophulariaceaegenus Scrophularia - type genus of Scrophulariaceae; named for the plants' supposed ability to cure scrofula: figworts
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, Scrophulariaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales
figwort - any of numerous tall coarse woodland plants of the genus Scrophularia
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This study is the first comprehensively report about pollen grains ontogeny in relation with pollen development in the genus Scrophularia in Iran.
if the genus Scrophularia is considered separately.
The species in the genus Scrophularia generally lack commonalities