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Definition of the noun Adoxaceae
What does Adoxaceae mean as a name of something?
Adoxaceae is a family of Dipsacales.
- synonyms: family Adoxaceae / Sambucaceae / family Sambucaceae / Viburnaceae / family Viburnaceae
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Magnoliopsida
- order: Dipsacales
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Adoxaceae is a kind of Dipsacales, described by E.Mey. in 1839.
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North American Cornucopia (2013)
Top 100 Indigenous Food Plants by Ernest Small
Family: Adoxaceae (moschatel family; Viburnum is widely placed in the Caprifoliaceae, the honeysuckle family, but recent work has shown that the Adoxaceae is a better choice) NAMeS Scientific name: Sambucus nigra L. • European ...
Systematic Botany (1988)
by Subhash Chandra Datta
The Adoxaceae is an anomalous taxon, being of doubtful affinity.
by Michael Allaby
Adoxaceae. (order Dipsacales) A family comprising 2 genera and 3 *species of obscure affinities; *monotypic Adoxa (moschatel), is of global distribution in northernhemisphere, cool temperate woodlands. It is a herb 5–10 cm tall, with * ternate ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Adoxaceae. Origins: From the Greek a "lacking, without, negative" and doxa "glory, repute," referring to the flowers. Species/Vernacular Names: A. moschatellina L. English: moschatel, townhall clock ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Adoxaceae (order Dipsacales) A family of herbs, shrubs, and trees in which the leaves are ...
A Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)
by John Christopher Willis
Adoxaceae. A. moschatellina L., the moschatel, is the only sp. It is found in the N. temp. zone, including Britain. There is a creeping monopodial rhizome, bearing a flowering shoot with a few radical leaves, a pair of opposite cauline leaves and ...
by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw
Adoxaceae. 1 N. temp., incl.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
by Nicholas Eastaugh, Valentine Walsh, Tracey Chaplin, Ruth Siddall
Adoxaceae) Sanguisorba spp. S. officinalis L. Serratula spp. S. tinctoria L.
by Katherine Dunster
Alismatidae Alismatales Rubiaceae Theligonaceae Caprifoliaceae Adoxaceae Valerianaceae ...
From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo
There are between 5 and 30 species of Sambucus, which belongs in the moschatel family, Adoxaceae, according to 18th-century Swedish naturalist Carl Linnaeus. The elderberry is native to both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres with ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
Adoxaceae. 3 subarct. and temp, regions (incl. European part of Russia, Caucasus, Middle Asia, Siberia, Far East) south to Himalayas and central U.S. ( Colorado and Illinois) Adrastaea DC. = Hibbertia Andrews. Dil- leniaceae Adriana ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Adoxaceae Botany, a monospecific family of delicate, circumboreal. perennial herbs of the order Dipsacales: characterized by trifoliolate leaves, five flowers in a compact cyme, and a dry drupe with stones. ADP adenosine diphosphate.
Adoxaceae (ad-ok-så'sé-é), n. pl.
by Jules Janick, Robert E. Paull
ADOXACEAE Viburnum spp. viburnums The genus Viburnum, Adoxaceae (formerly Caprifoliaceae), comprises more than 200 species throughout the northern hemisphere, primarily Asia and North America, and many produce copious ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Adoxaceae (ad-ok-så'sé-é), n. pl.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
Adoxaceae (ad-ok-sä'sé-é), n . pl.
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Sambucus peruviana of the Adoxaceae
Known as Sauco, this South American Elderberry has edible fruit.
Photo credit: Dick Culbert
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