Adlumia

noun
one species: climbing fumitory
Syn: ↑genus Adlumia
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Fumariaceae, ↑family Fumariaceae, ↑fumitory family

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\\adˈlümēə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from John Adlum died 1836 American pioneer in viticulture + New Latin -ia
: a genus of climbing herbs (family Fumariaceae) with a spongy persistent corolla

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  • Adlumia — (A. Rafin.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie Mohngewächse Papaveraceae Fumariaceae, Diadelphie, Hexandrie L.; Arten in Nordamerika …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Adlumia —   Adlumia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Adlumia — Taxobox regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ranunculales familia = Fumariaceae genus = Adlumia Adlumia is a plant genus containing the sole species Adlumia fungosa , a native of North America. This species is… …   Wikipedia

  • Adlumia — ID 1330 Symbol Key ADLUM Common Name adlumia Family Fumariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • adlumia — ad·lu·mia …   English syllables

  • Adlumia fungosa — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Adlumia cirrhosa — Fumitory Fu mi*to*ry, n. [OE. fumetere, F. fumeterre, prop., smoke of the ground, fr. L. fumus smoke + terra earth. See {Fume}, and {Terrace}.] (Bot.) The common uame of several species of the genus Fumaria, annual herbs of the Old World, with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Adlumia Raf. ex DC. — Symbol ADLUM Common Name adlumia Botanical Family Fumariaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Adlumia fungosa — ID 1331 Symbol Key ADFU Common Name allegheny vine Family Fumariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Adlumia fungosa (Aiton) Greene ex Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. — Symbol ADFU Common Name allegheny vine Botanical Family Fumariaceae …   Scientific plant list

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