Definition of Order casuarinales
1. Noun. Order of chiefly Australian trees and shrubs comprising the casuarinas; 1 family: Casuarinaceae.
Generic synonyms: Plant Order
Group relationships: Class Dicotyledonae, Class Dicotyledones, Class Magnoliopsida, Dicotyledonae, Dicotyledones, Magnoliopsida
Member holonyms: Casuarinaceae, Family Casuarinaceae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Casuarinales
Literary usage of Order casuarinales
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1. A College Text-book of Botany: Being an Enlargement of the Author's by George Francis Atkinson (1905)
"order casuarinales, confined to tropical seacoasts (example, Casuarina). 1200. Order Piperales includes the lizard's-tail family (Sau- ..."
2. Flora of Miami: Being Descriptions of the Seed-plants Growing Naturally on by John Kunkel Small (1913)
"Petals separate and distinct from each other, or wanting. Order CASUARINALES. Shrubs or trees, with loosely jointed branches resembling stems of Equisetum. ..."