genus Cacalia

noun
genus of tall smooth herbs of forested mountains of Europe and Asia minor; in some classifications includes many plants usually placed in genus Emilia
Syn: ↑Cacalia
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑Indian plantain

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  • Cacalia — The genus Cacalia L. is a nomen rejiciendum (rejected name) under the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature. Its species now reside in a few different genera.cite web url = http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora id=1 taxon id=102641… …   Wikipedia

  • Cacalia — noun genus of tall smooth herbs of forested mountains of Europe and Asia minor; in some classifications includes many plants usually placed in genus Emilia • Syn: ↑genus Cacalia • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cacalia javanica — noun tropical African annual having scarlet tassel shaped flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Cacalia • Syn: ↑tassel flower, ↑Emilia coccinea, ↑Emilia javanica, ↑Emilia flammea, ↑Cacalia lutea • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cacalia lutea — noun tropical African annual having scarlet tassel shaped flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Cacalia • Syn: ↑tassel flower, ↑Emilia coccinea, ↑Emilia javanica, ↑Emilia flammea, ↑Cacalia javanica • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Emilia — noun tropical African herbs • Syn: ↑Emilia • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adenostyles — Taxobox image width = 240px image caption = Adenostyles leucophylla regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Senecioneae genus = Adenostyles genus authority = Cass.… …   Wikipedia

  • Indian plantain — noun any of various plants of the genus Cacalia having leaves resembling those of plantain • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Cacalia, ↑genus Cacalia * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized I : any of …   Useful english dictionary

  • aster family — noun plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia • Syn: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asteraceae — noun plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia • Syn: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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