Definition of Genus alocasia

1. Noun. Tropical Asiatic herbs similar to Colocasia but distinguished by a large sterile spadix.

Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Araceae, Arum Family, Family Araceae
Member holonyms: Alocasia, Elephant Ear, Elephant's Ear



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Alocasia

genus Alectoris
genus Alectura
genus Alepisaurus
genus Aletris
genus Aleurites
genus Aleyrodes
genus Algeripithecus
genus Alisma
genus Allamanda
genus Alliaria
genus Alligator
genus Allionia
genus Allium
genus Allosaurus
genus Alnus
genus Alocasia
genus Aloe
genus Alopecurus
genus Alopex
genus Alopius
genus Alosa
genus Alouatta
genus Alpinia
genus Alsobia
genus Alsophila
genus Alstonia
genus Alstroemeria
genus Alternanthera
genus Althaea
genus Alyssum

Literary usage of Genus alocasia

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1. Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich by Karl Heinrich Emil Koch, Verein zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten (1869)
"... von Veitch und Söhne in London möchte kaum eine Art des genus alocasia darstellen und vielleicht zu ..."

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