genus Aldrovanda

noun
one species: waterwheel plant
Syn: ↑Aldrovanda
Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Droseraceae, ↑family Droseraceae, ↑sundew family
Member Meronyms: ↑waterwheel plant, ↑Aldrovanda vesiculosa

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  • Aldrovanda vesiculosa — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Aldrovanda — Taxobox fossil range = Paleocene Recent name = Aldrovanda image caption = Aldrovanda vesiculosa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Droseraceae genus = Aldrovanda genus authority = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • Aldrovanda — noun one species: waterwheel plant • Syn: ↑genus Aldrovanda • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Droseraceae, ↑family Droseraceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aldrovanda vesiculosa — noun floating aquatic carnivorous perennial of central and southern Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia having whorls of 6 to 9 leaves ending in hinged lobes for capturing e.g. water fleas • Syn: ↑waterwheel plant • Hypernyms: ↑carnivorous plant •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicot genus — noun genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot genus, ↑hamamelid dicot genus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnoliopsid genus — noun genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑dicot genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot genus, ↑hamamelid dicot genus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palaeoaldrovanda splendens — Taxobox fossil range = Late Cretaceous name = Palaeoaldrovanda splendens regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Droseraceae genus = Palaeoaldrovanda species = P. splendens binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Droseraceae — noun a family of carnivorous herbs and shrubs • Syn: ↑family Droseraceae, ↑sundew family • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sarraceniales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Droseraceae — noun a family of carnivorous herbs and shrubs • Syn: ↑Droseraceae, ↑sundew family • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sarraceniales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sundew family — noun a family of carnivorous herbs and shrubs • Syn: ↑Droseraceae, ↑family Droseraceae • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sarraceniales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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