Definition of Genus Schizopetalon
1. Noun. Small genus of South American herbs grown for its flowers.
Group relationships: Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, Family Brassicaceae, Family Cruciferae, Mustard Family
Member holonyms: Schizopetalon, Schizopetalon Walkeri
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Schizopetalon
Literary usage of Genus Schizopetalon
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1. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1845)
"... he formed of it the genus Schizopetalon, of which he published an excellent description and a very detailed figure in the ' Exotic Flora,' vol. ip 74, ..."