family Lennoaceae


family Lennoaceae
noun
family of fleshy parasitic herbs lacking green foliage and having heads of small flowers; California and Mexico
Syn: ↑Lennoaceae
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family
Member Holonyms: ↑Ericales, ↑order Ericales

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  • Lennoaceae — noun family of fleshy parasitic herbs lacking green foliage and having heads of small flowers; California and Mexico • Syn: ↑family Lennoaceae • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ericales, ↑order Ericales …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lennoaceae — Taxobox | name = Lennoaceae regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = unassigned familia = Lennoaceae familia authority = Solms Laubach subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Ammobroma Lennoa Pholisma Lennoaceae is …   Wikipedia

  • Lennoaceae — ▪ plant family       the sand food family, very close to, or possibly embedded in, the family Boraginaceae, composed of two genera and four species of curious, parasitic plants, which send out rootlike structures (haustoria (haustorium)) that… …   Universalium

  • dilleniid dicot family — noun family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family • Hyponyms: ↑Capparidaceae, ↑family Capparidaceae, ↑caper family, ↑Cruciferae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ericales — noun Ericaceae; Clethraceae; Diapensiaceae; Epacridaceae; Lennoaceae; Pyrolaceae; Monotropaceae • Syn: ↑order Ericales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Hyponyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Ericales — noun Ericaceae; Clethraceae; Diapensiaceae; Epacridaceae; Lennoaceae; Pyrolaceae; Monotropaceae • Syn: ↑Ericales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Hyponyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thorne system (1992) — A modern system of plant taxonomy, the Thorne system (1992) of plant classification was drawn up by the botanist Robert F. Thorne (1920 ). He replaced it in 2000 with a new system. These two systems were published in: * * * *The system is… …   Wikipedia

  • Dahlgren system — One of the modern systems of plant taxonomy, the Dahlgren system was published by monocot specialist Rolf Dahlgren. His wife Gertrud Dahlgren carried on after his death. According to the extensive listing by Professor Reveal (see 1 2 3 4, note… …   Wikipedia

  • Pholisma — Taxobox name = Pholisma image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Lennoaceae genus = Pholisma genus authority = Nutt. ex Hook. subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • Ammobroma sonorae Torr. ex A. Gray — Symbol PHSO Synonym Symbol AMSO Botanical Family Lennoaceae …   Scientific plant list


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