Definition of Genus najas
1. Noun. Sole genus of the family Naiadaceae.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Naiadaceae, Family Najadaceae, Naiad Family, Naiadaceae, Najadaceae
Member holonyms: Naiad, Water Nymph
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Literary usage of Genus najas
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1. The Philippine Journal of Science by Philippines Bureau of Science (1907)
"A single genus, Najas Linn., is recognized, containing 32 species and many varieties, of which the following are found in the Philippines: Nafas foveolata ..."
2. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1900)
"genus Najas (Trans. Linn. Soc. 2nd ser. Bot. vol. v. part 12), read a supplementary paper on the same subject, in which he gave additional information ..."
3. Sessional Papers by British Columbia Legislative Assembly, Legislative Assembly (1900)
"He has also completed his revision of the genus Najas, and arranged the species according to his monograph, and has revised and re-arranged the genus Xyris, ..."