Definition of Genus juglans
1. Noun. Type genus of the Juglandaceae.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Family Juglandaceae, Juglandaceae, Walnut Family
Member holonyms: Walnut, Walnut Tree, California Black Walnut, Juglans Californica, Butternut, Butternut Tree, Juglans Cinerea, White Walnut, Black Hickory, Black Walnut, Black Walnut Tree, Juglans Nigra, Circassian Walnut, English Walnut, English Walnut Tree, Juglans Regia, Persian Walnut
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Literary usage of Genus juglans
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1. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1914)
"The genus Juglans is one of the earliest of the still existing dicotyledonous genera to appear in the fossil record and it is continuously represented in ..."
2. The North American Review by Making of America Project, Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge (1821)
"Thus in making a new genus Comandra of Thesium umbellatum and a genus Epifagus of Orobanche Virginiana, in separating the genus Juglans into Juglans and ..."
3. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and ...by Liberty Hyde Bailey by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"LHB English walnut because the supply yearly reached America through England ; also, by extension, to other species of the genus Juglans. ..."
4. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1843)
"... the various species of North American trees called hickory were regarded as species of the genus Juglans. These Nuttall referred to a new genus, Carya. ..."
5. Pennsylvania Trees by Joseph Simon Illick, Pennsylvania Dept. of Forestry (1914)
"Thirty fossil species belonging to the genus Juglans and 10 species belonging to the genus Carya have been described. This is one of the most important ..."