Psychotria

noun
tropical chiefly South American shrubs and trees
Syn: ↑genus Psychotria
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family

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\\sīˈkō.trēə, -kä.-\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, probably from Middle Greek psychōtria vivifying, from Greek psychē life — more at psyche
: a very large genus of chiefly So. American shrubs, trees, or rarely herbs (family Rubiaceae) having corymbose flowers with a 5-lobed corolla and a fruit that is a berrylike drupe with two nutlets

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  • Psychotria — Psychotria …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Psychotria — vogeliana Systematik Abteilung: Bedecktsamer (Magnoliophyta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Psychotrĭa — (P. L.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Rubiaceae Coffeaceae, 5. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten südamerikanische, durch zierlichen Wuchs u. rispen od. traubenständige Blumen ausgezeichnete, zum Theil in europäischen Gewächshäusern als Zierpflanzen… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Psychotrĭa — L. (Kopfbeere, Brechwurzel), Gattung der Rubiazeen, Sträucher und Bäumchen, seltener Kräuter mit aufrechtem oder windendem, bisweilen kriechendem Stengel, kreuzgegenständigen, selten gequirlten Blättern, kleinen Blüten in dekussierten Rispen,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Psychotria —   Psychotria Psychotria elata …   Wikipedia Español

  • Psychotria — Psychotria …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Psychotria — Taxobox name = Psychotria image width = 240px image caption = Psychotria mariniana regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida subclassis = Asteridae unranked ordo = Euasterids I ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae… …   Wikipedia

  • Psychotria — ID 68778 Symbol Key PSYCH Common Name wild coffee Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Psychotria — …   Википедия

  • Psychotria L. — Symbol PSYCH Common Name wild coffee Botanical Family Rubiaceae …   Scientific plant list

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