Definition of Pholidota

1. Noun. Genus of mostly epiphytic orchids of Indonesia and the western Pacific.

Exact synonyms: Genus Pholidota
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Orchidaceae, Orchid Family, Orchidaceae
Member holonyms: Rattlesnake Orchid



2. Noun. Pangolins; in some former classifications included in the order Edentata.
Exact synonyms: Order Pholidota
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Eutheria, Subclass Eutheria
Member holonyms: Family Manidae, Manidae

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pholidota

Phoebean
Phoebus Apollo
Phoenicia
Phoenician
Phoenician alphabet
Phoenicians
Phoenicophorium
Phoenicopteridae
Phoeniculidae
Phoeniculus
Phoenicurus
Phoenix
Phoenix dactylifera
Pholadidae
Pholidae
Pholidota
Pholiota
Pholiota astragalina
Pholiota aurea
Pholiota destruens
Pholiota flammans
Pholiota flavida
Pholiota nameko
Pholiota squarrosa
Pholiota squarrosa-adiposa
Pholiota squarrosoides
Pholis
Pholis gunnellus
Pholistoma
Pholistoma auritum

Literary usage of Pholidota

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Orchidaceae: Illustrations and Studies of the Family Orchidaceae by Oakes Ames (1920)
"pholidota Lindl. Eight species of pholidota have been reported as natives of Borneo. ... KIAU, Clemens 331, November 1915. Flowers cream color. 2. pholidota ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"pholidota Weber. Order 4. ... A further examination of the literature reveals the fact that the term pholidota Weber (1904), comprising the ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... seventy) were known to him trom autopsy, this synopsis has all the faults of a compilation. The pholidota (or Reptiles) are divided into three orders, ..."

4. The Flora of British India by Joseph Dalton Hooker (1890)
"... and the column is rather short ht Coelogyne, though very different from pholidota. KHASIA MTS., Gibson (Ic. in Herb. ..."

5. Orchidaceae: Illustrations and Studies of the Family Orchidaceae by Oakes Ames (1920)
"pholidota Lindl. Eight species of pholidota have been reported as natives of Borneo. ... KIAU, Clemens 331, November 1915. Flowers cream color. 2. pholidota ..."

6. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"pholidota Weber. Order 4. ... A further examination of the literature reveals the fact that the term pholidota Weber (1904), comprising the ..."

7. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... seventy) were known to him trom autopsy, this synopsis has all the faults of a compilation. The pholidota (or Reptiles) are divided into three orders, ..."

8. The Flora of British India by Joseph Dalton Hooker (1890)
"... and the column is rather short ht Coelogyne, though very different from pholidota. KHASIA MTS., Gibson (Ic. in Herb. ..."

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