Definition of Genus egeria
1. Noun. Small genus of dioecious tropical aquatic plants.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Hydrocharidaceae, Family Hydrocharitaceae, Frog's-bit Family, Frogbit Family, Hydrocharidaceae, Hydrocharitaceae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Egeria
Literary usage of Genus egeria
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1. A Hand-book to the Order Lepidoptera by William Forsell Kirby (1897)
"which is often very destructive in gardens, and has now become naturalised in most parts of the world. GENUS /EGERIA. ..."
2. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1904)
"genus egeria Roissy, 1805. Type Venu» paradoxa Born. Rivers of West Africa. Galatea Bruguiere, Trigona Schumacher not Jurine, ..."
3. The Moth Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Moths of North America by William Jacob Holland (1903)
"15.8- The moth is known to occur in North Carolina. It is very rare in collections as yet, and nothing is known of its life-history. Genus /EGERIA Fabricius ..."
4. A Treatise on some of the insects injurious to vegetation by Thaddeus William Harris (1880)
"... Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia," and subsequently gave a representation and account of it in his " American En- [ i« The genus .Egeria Fab. ..."