genus Stelis


genus Stelis
noun
genus of small caespitose orchids of tropical America
Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Orchidaceae, ↑family Orchidaceae, ↑orchid family
Member Meronyms: ↑stelis

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  • Stelis ophioglossoides — illustration Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Stelis superbiens — Taxobox name = Stelis superbiens image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Orchidaceae subfamilia = Epidendroideae tribus = Epidendreae subtribus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Stelis argentata — Taxobox image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Orchidaceae subfamilia = Epidendroideae tribus = Epidendreae subtribus = Pleurothallidinae genus = Stelis species = S.… …   Wikipedia

  • stelis — noun any of various small tropical American orchids of the genus Stelis having long slender racemes of numerous small to minute flowers • Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Stelis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stelis — ID 80640 Symbol Key STELI Common Name leach orchid Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PR Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Stelis perpusilliflora — ID 80641 Symbol Key STPE Common Name West Indian leach orchid Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PR Growth Habit Forb/herb Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Stelis pygmaea — ID 80642 Symbol Key STPY2 Common Name pygmy leach orchid Family Orchidaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PR Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • liliopsid genus — noun genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑monocot genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot genus, ↑Juncus, ↑genus Juncus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • monocot genus — noun genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑liliopsid genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot genus, ↑Juncus, ↑genus Juncus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leach orchid — Taxobox name = Leach orchid image width = 250px image caption = Silvery stelis ( Stelis argentata ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Orchidaceae subfamilia = Epidendroideae tribus =… …   Wikipedia


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