Definition of Strongylodon
1. Noun. Genus of Polynesian or southeastern Asian shrubs or vines.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Emerald Creeper, Jade Vine, Strongylodon Macrobotrys
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Strongylodon
Literary usage of Strongylodon
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Philippine Journal of Science by Philippines Bureau of Science (1907)
"Strongylodon lucidus (Forst.) Seem. Fl. Vit. (1865-68) 61. Glycine lucida Forst. f. ... Strongylodon ruber Vogel in Linnaea 10 (1836) 585; A. Gray Bot. ..."
2. The Philippine Journal of Science by Philippines Bureau of Science (1908)
"Less widely distributed in the Archipelago than S. sensitiva Aiton, which has been collected in both Luzon and Mindanao. Strongylodon Vogel. ..."
3. Occasional Papers of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian by Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum (1912)
"shell niho. and a similar one with six little niho; 2 niho small and broad; lei of small red, white and black shells (V.); leis of Strongylodon lucidum ..."
4. Observations of a Naturalist in the Pacific Between 1896 and 1899 by Henry Brougham Guppy (1906)
"The large seeds of Strongylodon lucidum (S.ruber), a Leguminous liane that ranks with the species of Mucuna amongst the huge climbers of the forest of the ..."
5. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder, Dukinfield Henry Scott (1908)
"The anomalous structure observed in Strongylodon was found in a piece of the stem, 2j cm. thick, likewise collected by Loher (Montalban, ..."
6. Publications by Bureau of Government Laboratories, Philippines, Department of the Interior (1906)
"Strongylodon elmeri sp. nov. A woody vine with trifoliate glabrous leaves, the leaflets oblong, acuminate, the flowers in axillary racemes, ..."