Definition of Dryadella

1. Noun. Comprises tropical American species usually placed in genus Masdevallia: very dwarf plants having short tufted and usually unifoliate stems with usually solitary flowers.

Exact synonyms: Genus Dryadella
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Orchidaceae, Orchid Family, Orchidaceae



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dryadella

Dror
Droseraceae
Drosophila
Drosophyllum
Drosophyllum lusitanicum
Drug Enforcement Administration
Drug Enforcement Agency
Drukpa
Drummond
Drummond's sign
Drummond light
Drummond lights
Drunken Fist
Drusilla
Druze
Dryadella
Dryas
Dryas octopetala
Dryden
Drydenesque
Drydenian
Drymarchon
Drymarchon corais
Drymarchon corais couperi
Drymoglossum
Drynaria
Drynaria rigidula
Dryopithecus
Dryopithecus Rudapithecus hungaricus
Dryopteridaceae

Literary usage of Dryadella

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1891)
"... Rag., and differing principally in the presence of the pencil tufted maxillary palpi and tufted abdomen, Ocala dryadella, n. sp.—Expands 18 mm. ..."

2. Psyche: A Journal of Entomology by Cambridge Entomological Club (1877)
"... similar nidus in leaves of Desmodium. The mines of larvae of the flat group also differ both in form and color. Some, as those of L. hama- dryadella, ..."

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