Definition of Salicales
1. Noun. Coextensive with the family Salicaceae.
Generic synonyms: Plant Order
Group relationships: Class Dicotyledonae, Class Dicotyledones, Class Magnoliopsida, Dicotyledonae, Dicotyledones, Magnoliopsida
Member holonyms: Family Salicaceae, Salicaceae, Willow Family
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Salicales
Literary usage of Salicales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Text-book of Botany and Pharmacognosy by Henry Kraemer (1908)
"ORDER Salicales. This order comprises but a single family, namely, ... This group somewhat resembles the Salicales in that the flowers are in aments. ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1904)
"\Ye should certainly consider the Salicales as quite as distinctively a boreal group as the Ericales. ..."