Definition of Kiggelaria
1. Noun. Small genus of South African shrubs or small trees.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Flacourtiaceae, Flacourtia Family, Flacourtiaceae
Member holonyms: Kiggelaria Africana, Wild Peach
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kiggelaria
Literary usage of Kiggelaria
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1. Icones Plantarum, Or, Figures, with Brief Descriptive Characters and Remarks ...by William Jackson Hooker by William Jackson Hooker (1841)
"Kiggelaria integrifolia, Jacq., judging from the figure given by that Botanist, is totally unlike the present plant. In it the leaves are scattered over the ..."
2. Elements of Botany by Robert John Thornton (1812)
"... (Kiggelaria AFRICANA). 127. Two-rowed (disticha) pointing from two sides of the branch, although everywhere inserted, as Deciduous Cypress ..."