Nauclea

noun
small genus of evergreen tropical shrubs or trees with smooth leathery leaves
Syn: ↑genus Nauclea
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family
Member Meronyms: ↑opepe, ↑Nauclea diderrichii, ↑Sarcocephalus diderrichii

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  • Nauclea — orientalis Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

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  • Nauclea — prop. n. A small genus of evergreen tropical shrubs or trees with smooth leathery leaves. Syn: genus {Nauclea}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nauclĕa — (N. L.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Rubiaceae Cinchonaceae Cinchoneae Nancieae, 5. Kl. 1. Ordn. L; Art: N. cadamba, N. orientalis u. m. a. Bäume in Ostindien …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nauclea —   Nauclea …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nauclea — Nauclea …   Wikipédia en Français

  • nauclea — nau·clè·a s.f. TS bot. pianta del genere Nauclea, diffusa nell Asia tropicale | con iniz. maiusc., genere della famiglia delle Rubiacee comprendente una trentina di specie delle quali la più nota è la Nauclea grandiflora dell isola di Giava, che… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Nauclea diderrichii — Conservation status Vulnerable (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Nauclea gageana — Conservation status Critically Endangered (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Nauclea orientalis — Leichhardt Tree Leichhardt tree from Gregory National Park, Northern Territory, Australia. (Photo by Tony Rodd) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

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