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Definition of the noun Hylaea

What does Hylaea mean as a name of something?

Hylaea is a genus of Geometridae, described by Hubner in 1822.

Hylaea is a genus of Apocynaceae.

Hylaea is a genus of Endomychidae, described by Agassiz in 1846.

Hylaea is a section of Rubiaceae.


  1. Hylaea is a genus of moth in the family Geometridae.
  2. Hylaea is a genus of flowering plants in the dogbane family, Apocynaceae, first described as a genus in 1999. It is native to the Amazon rainforest of southern Venezuela and northwestern Brazil.

Phrases with Hylaea

Phrases starting with the word Hylaea:

  1. Hylaea Bada
  2. Hylaea Munda
  3. Hylaea Messene
  4. Hylaea Extincta
  5. Hylaea Pardiria
  6. Hylaea Unicolor
  7. Hylaea Angustata
  8. Hylaea Biliosata
  9. Hylaea Cedricola
  10. Hylaea Cumularia
  11. Hylaea Fasciaria
  12. Hylaea Grisearia

Phrases ending with the word Hylaea:

  1. Carex Hylaea
  2. Genus Hylaea
  3. Ancylis Hylaea
  4. Licania Hylaea
  5. Nerthra Hylaea
  6. Espostoa hylaea
  7. Agilestia Hylaea
  8. Eritingis Hylaea

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Hylaea

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Google previewNotes on Herodotus (1844)

Historical and Critical Remarks on the Nine Books of the History of Herodotus, with a Chronological Table by Pierre-Henri Larcher

Hylaea is a small country on the borders of the sea. The agricultural Scythians live beyond it. The northern part of the country of these Scythians is eleven days' navigation, ascending ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

HYLAEA A name originally proposed for the Amazonian rain forest, Hylaea is now widely used to designate all tropical evergreen rain forests—dense, multistoried forests, with little light reaching the forest floor. Animals and plants are adapted ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Hylaea, the upper regions of the Amazon valley. Byline Herb. Amaryllidaceae (1).

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette

e treelike hylaea f hyléa arborescent 7343 Hylenaea Miers Celastraceae Hippocratea sect. Comosae Peyr. Tyloderma Miers e ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Palms (2017)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (2 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Beiträge zur Flora der Hylaea nach den Sammlungen von Ule's Amazonas-Expedition.' Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg.

Google previewGarden History Reference Encyclopedia

Historic books etc on garden design and landscape architecture by Tom Turner

Across the Borysthenes, the first country after you leave the coast is Hylaea (the Woodland). Above this dwell the Scythian Husbandmen, whom the Greeks ...

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics (2012)

by Roland Greene, Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul F. Rouzer, Harris Feinsod, David Marno, Alexandra Slessarev

Cuba- Futurism, originally named Hylaea, had its first important publication in the manifesto and collection Pos“e'ec'ina obs'Eestvennomu vkusu (A Slap at Public Taste ...

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[1962] Barred Red (Hylaea fasciaria)

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Scrabble value of H4Y4L1A1E1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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