Definition of Genus Leitneria
1. Noun. One species: corkwood.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Corkwood Family, Family Leitneriaceae, Leitneriaceae
Member holonyms: Corkwood, Corkwood Tree, Leitneria Floridana
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Leitneria
Literary usage of Genus Leitneria
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1. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder, Dukinfield Henry Scott (1908)
"This Order consists of the single genus Leitneria, which in its anatomical features recalls the ..."
2. Manual of the Trees of North America (exclusive of Mexico) by Charles Sprague Sargent (1905)
"The family consists of a single genus, Leitneria, Chapm., with one species of the southern United States, named for a German naturalist killed in Florida ..."