Definition of Genus podalyria
1. Noun. Genus of South African leguminous shrubs often placed in genus Sophora.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Podalyria
Literary usage of Genus podalyria
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1. A Sketch of the Botany of South-Carolina and Georgia by Stephen Elliott (1821)
"... and our plants were thrown, with a number of species fr»m the Cape of Go»d Hopey into the genus Podalyria. ..."
2. Vegetable Materia Medica of the United States: Or, Medical Botany by William Paul Crillon Barton (1818)
"Michaux, Lamarck, Willdenow, and others, assigned it a place, under the genus Podalyria: and more recently it has been placed by Brown and ..."
3. Jahrbücher für wissenschaftliche Botanik by N. Pringsheim, W. Pfeffer, E. Strasburger (1897)
"... in der Stellung der Spaltöffnungen, besonders aber in der Grosse und Gestalt dor Blätter. Die Arten des genus podalyria besitzen einfache, lederartige, ..."