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Chaetopogon

Definition of the noun Chaetopogon

What does Chaetopogon mean as a name of something?

Chaetopogon is a genus of Poaceae.

Chaetopogon is a genus of Gelechiidae, described by Rye in 1881.

Chaetopogon is a kind of Agrostidinae.

Explanation

Chaetopogon is a genus of grass in the Poaceae family. It is found in Europe and Africa.

Phrases with Chaetopogon

  1. Chaetopogon Creticus
  2. Species Chaetopogon Creticus
  3. Genus Chaetopogon

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Chaetopogon

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Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi

Chaetopogon. Janchen. = Chaeturus. Link. From the Greek chaite “bristle, mane, crest, foliage” and pogon “a beard.” About 1-2 species, Mediterranean. Pooideae, Poodae, Aveneae, annual, herbaceous, auricles absent, narrow linear leaf blades, ligule an unfringed membrane, plants bisexual, contracted inflorescence paniculate, spikelets without rachilla extension and shortly pedicellate, 2 membranous glumes unequal and longer than floret, lower glume awned, lemma rounded ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (2017)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Chaetopogon Janchen Gramineae Origins: From the Greek chaite "bristle, mane, crest, foliage" and pogon "a beard." Chaetoptelea Liebm. Ulmaceae Origins: From the Greek chaite "bristle, mane, crest, foliage" and ptelea "an elm tree," related genus Ptelea L. Chaetosciadium Boiss. Umbelliferae Origins: Greek chaite "bristle, mane, crest, foliage" and skiadion, skiadeion "umbel, parasol." Chaetoseris Shih Asteraceae Origins: From the Greek chaite "bristle, mane, crest, foliage" and ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Grasses (2007)

by Harold T. Clifford, Peter D. Bostock

single fertile floret Chaetopogon Gk chaete, bristle; pogon, beard. Lower glume extending into a long slender awn Chaetostichium Gk chaete, bristle; stichos, row ; -ium, resembling. The spikelets are in two rows and the upper glume has a long awn Chaetotropis,chaetotropis Gk chaete,bristle; tropis, keel. The lemma bears a dorsal hygroscopic awn Chaeturus Gk chaete, bristle; oura, tail. The spicate inflorescence has spikelets with one glume terminating in a long bristle chaffanjonii ...

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Scrabble value of C3H4A1E1T1O1P3O1G2O1N1

The value of this 11-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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