Thysanocarpus

noun
small genus of herbs of upland regions of the Pacific coast of North America
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑fringepod, ↑lacepod

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\\ˌthīsənōˈkärpəs, ˌthis-\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from thysan- + -carpus
: a small genus of slender annual herbs (family Cruciferae) that have pinnatifid basal leaves, entire stem leaves, small white flowers, and an ovate or orbicular one-seeded winged silicle and are widely distributed in dry upland areas of the Pacific coast of No. America — see fringepod

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  • Thysanocarpus — (T. Hook), Pflanzengattung aus det Familie der Cruciferae Isatideae, 15. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten in Nordamerika …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Thysanocarpus —   Thysanocarpus Thysanocarpus lac …   Wikipedia Español

  • Thysanocarpus — taxobox name = Thysanocarpus image caption = Thysanocarpus laciniatus regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Thysanocarpus genus… …   Wikipedia

  • Thysanocarpus — ID 84226 Symbol Key THYSA Common Name fringepod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, ID, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • thysanocarpus — thysa·no·car·pus …   English syllables

  • Thysanocarpus conchuliferus — ID 84227 Symbol Key THCO9 Common Name Santa Cruz Island fringepod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Du …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Thysanocarpus curvipes — ID 84229 Symbol Key THCU Common Name sand fringepod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, ID, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Thysanocarpus laciniatus — ID 84235 Symbol Key THLA3 Common Name mountain fringepod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Thysanocarpus radians — ID 84242 Symbol Key THRA Common Name ribbed fringepod Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, OR Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Thysanocarpus amplectens Greene — Symbol THCU Synonym Symbol THAM Botanical Family Brassicaceae …   Scientific plant list

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