Definition of Trichoceros
1. Noun. Small genus of small epiphytic or terrestrial orchids of tropical South America.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Orchidaceae, Orchid Family, Orchidaceae
Member holonyms: Fly Orchid
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trichoceros
Literary usage of Trichoceros
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1. A Manual of the Infusoria: Including a Description of All Known Flagellate by William Saville Kent (1880)
"Ceratium trichoceros, Ehr. sp. Cuirass with three elongate, setaceous, horn-like processes, the single posterior process straight, truncate, over six times ..."