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Definition of the noun casuarinaceae
What does casuarinaceae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- one genus: genus Casuarina
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Casuarinaceae: family Casuarinaceae
- more generic terms: dicot family / magnoliopsid family = family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
- member of: Casuarinales / order Casuarinales = order of chiefly Australian trees and shrubs comprising the casuarinas
- member: genus Casuarina = genus of trees and shrubs widely naturalized in southern United States and West Indies
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Casuarinaceae
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Forest Trees of Australia (2006)
by DJ Boland, MIH Brooker, GM Chippendale, N Hall, BPM Hyland, RD Johnston, DA Kleinig, MW McDonald, JD Turner
Casuarinaceae is a ubiquitous Australian family with representatives as well in the tropical region from Malaysia to Fiji. Without close relatives although possibly related to Hamamelidaceae, it has three genera, Allocasuarina, Casuarina and ...
Plant Microbiology (2013)
by Michael Gillings, Andrew Holmes
TheCasuarinaceae The Casuarinaceae is a wellcharacterised family offourgenera and roughly96 species.Based onDNA sequencing, the Casuarinaceae has ...
by Christa R. Schwintzer
Introduction The family Casuarinaceae is a large group of perennials ranging from woody shrubs (e.g., Allocasuarina ...
Case Histories: Gymnosperms, Angiosperms and Palms by Jan M. Bonga, Don Durzan
Casuarinaceae is a small family of four genera, which includes many species of evergreen trees and shrubs with a wide natural distribution in Australia, Southeast Asia, Polynesia and New Caledonia (14, 26). Casuarinas are characterized by ...
Insights from a Continent in Transformation by Herbert H. T. Prins, Iain J. Gordon
Casuarinaceae is a much more ancient group than either the eucalypts or the acacias, appearing in the pollen record more than 65 Ma in comparison to more than 35 Ma for the eucalypts and ...
by P. E. Bedell
Casuarinaceae is a taxon with very minute seeds. There have been several attempts at classification of seeds of this family. Preliminary data collected by CSIRO Australia showed that Casuarina seeds vary greatly in size, colour, and structure ...
Concepts Et Mise en Oeuvre by Abdoulaye Dia, Robin Duponnois
The family Casuarinaceae is a group of 96 species of multipurpose trees and shrubs that grow naturally in South-East Asia, Malaysia, Australia, and the Melanesian and Polynesian regions of the Pacific. Casuarinas are characterized by a ...
by Julian Evans, John A. Youngquist
(Casuarinaceae). This Australian genus is now recognized to include 17 tree species, with about 70 related polymorphic species assigned to the genera Allocasuarina, Ceuthostoma, and Gymnostoma. The true casuarinas are noted for ...
by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta
Family Casuarinaceae. Large, quick growing conifer like evergreen tree.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Casuarinaceae From the Malay kasuari, common name for the Australian bird Casuarinus, the cassowary, in allusion to the long feathers of the bird and the drooping branches and twigs ...
A Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)
by John Christopher Willis
Anacardiaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Rutaceae, Saxifragaceae, Papaveraceae, Nymphaeaceae, Chenopodiaceae, Polygo- naceae, Proteaceae, Moraceae, Fagaceae, Salicaceae, Casuarinaceae ; Zin- giberaceae, Iridaceae, Amaryllidaceae, ...
by John Christopher Willis
Euphorbiaceae, Rutaceae, Podostemaceae, Saxifragaceae, Papaveraceae, Nymphaeaceae, Cheno- podiaceae, Polygonaceae, Proteaceae, Moraceae, Fagaceae, Salicaceae, Casuarinaceae ; Zingiberaceae, Iridaceae, Amaryllidaceae, ...
by Michael Allaby
(family Casuarinaceae) A genus of *xeromorphic trees in which the twigs are slender, cylindrical, green, and grooved with *whorls of minute scale leaves at the *nodes. The flowers are tiny, borne in *compound *spikes, and become woody in ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Johnson Casuarinaceae Origins: From the Greek gymnos " naked" and stoma "mouth," referring to the stomates on the branchlets; see Lawrence Alexander Sidney Johnson, in Telopea. 2: 83. (Dec.) 1980. Gymnostyles ...
A Dictionary of Popular Names of the Plants which Furnish the Natural and Acquired Wants of Man, in All Matters of Domestic and General Economy (1882)
Their History, Products, & Uses by John Smith
they represent the Beef-wood family (Casuarinaceae). They are widely distributed throughout the islands of the Indian Archipelago and Pacific Ocean. They are leafless trees, with slender cord-like, generally pendulous branches, which are ...
by Katherine Dunster
Leitneriales Juglandales Myricales Fagales Barbeyaceae Ulmaceae Cannabidaceae Moraceae Leitneriaceae Rhoipteleaceae Juglandaceae Myricaceae Balanopaceae Fagaceae Betulaceae Casuarinales Casuarinaceae Caryophyllidae ...
by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha
At the beginning of the Miocene, tropical vegetation in the Melanesian Arcs was characterized by a mixture of old austral elements in southern families ( Araucariaceae, Podocarpaceae, Casuarinaceae, Cunoniaceae, Epacridaceae, ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
CASUARINACEAE R. Br. 1814. Dicots. Casu- arinales. 4/70-90. Tropics of the Old World, but chiefly in Australia and New Caledonia. Genera: Allocasuarina, Casu- arina, Ceuthostoma, Gymnostoma. Catesbaeaceae Martinov = Rubiaceae ...
by Rita Singh
India Anogenissus latifolia Combretaceae Himalayas, Sri Lanka Butea monosperma Leguminoseae India, Sri Lanka, Burma Casuarina equisetifolia Casuarinaceae South India, Australia, Malaysia Eucalyptus globulus Myrtaceae Australia, ...
by James A. Duke, Rodolfo Vasquez
by Moselio Schaechter
Cyanobacteria aMembers of eight families: Betulaceae, Casuarinaceae, Coriariaceae, Dastiscaceae, Eleaginaceae , ...
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
Casuarinaceae. About 25 sp. Austr., Polynes., &c. Trees, often of weeping habit, with long slender green branches, cylindrical and deeply grooved. At the nodes are borne whorls of scale-leaves like those of Equisetum. The stomata and green ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Casuarinaceae (order Fagales) A family of tall ...
by Martin Alexander, Barry R. Bloom, David A. Hopwood, Roger Hull, Barbara H. Iglewski, Allen I. Laskin, Stephen G. Oliver, Moselio Schaechter, William C. Summers
nodulated species Betulaceae Alnus 42 Casuarinaceae Allocasuarina 58 Casuarina 18 Gymnostoma 18 Coriariaceae Coriaria ...
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