genus Alstonia

noun
genus of evergreen trees or shrubs with white funnel-shaped flowers and milky sap; tropical Africa to southeastern Asia and Polynesia
Syn: ↑Alstonia
Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Apocynaceae, ↑family Apocynaceae, ↑dogbane family
Member Meronyms: ↑dita, ↑dita bark, ↑devil tree, ↑Alstonia scholaris

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  • Alstonia constricta — Taxobox name = Alstonia constricta image caption = Alstonia constricta foliage and flowers regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae tribus = Plumeriae subtribus = Alstoniinae genus …   Wikipedia

  • Alstonia — noun genus of evergreen trees or shrubs with white funnel shaped flowers and milky sap; tropical Africa to southeastern Asia and Polynesia • Syn: ↑genus Alstonia • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Apocynaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alstonia spathulata — Taxobox status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae genus = Alstonia species = A. spatulata binomial = Alstonia spatulata binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Alstonia angustifolia — Taxobox status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae genus = Alstonia species = A. angustifolia binomial = Alstonia angustifolia binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Alstonia annamensis — Taxobox status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae genus = Alstonia species = A. annamensis binomial = Alstonia annamensis binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Alstonia beatricis — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae genus = Alstonia species = A. beatricis binomial = Alstonia beatricis binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Alstonia breviloba — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae genus = Alstonia species = A. breviloba binomial = Alstonia breviloba binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

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