Definition of Genus heteranthera
1. Noun. Mud plantains.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Pontederiaceae, Pickerelweed Family, Pontederiaceae
Member holonyms: Heteranthera Dubia, Mud Plantain, Water Star Grass
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Heteranthera
Literary usage of Genus heteranthera
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1. Journal of Horticulture, Cottage Gardener and Country Gentlemen (1875)
"... of the genus Heteranthera had hitherto been cultivated in Europe—namely, the H. gramínea of Vahl, a very insignificant submerged species, ..."
2. Professional Paper by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1917)
"The genus Heteranthera is a small one, comprising about nine species, two of which occur in tropical Africa and the others in America. ..."
3. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"A Systematic Study of the genus heteranthera (sensu lato; Pontederiaceae). PhD Thesis, Univ. Alabama, University, AL, Horn, Charles N. 1986. ..."