Definition of Trapaceae
1. Noun. Family comprising solely the genus Trapa; in some classifications treated as a subfamily or tribe of the family Onagraceae.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Family, Magnoliopsid Family
Group relationships: Myrtales, Order Myrtales, Order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales
Member holonyms: Genus Trapa, Trapa
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trapaceae
Literary usage of Trapaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"Trapaceae • Trapa natans L. Water-chestnut Herbaceous annual, free-floating aquatic Shallow water of ponds. ONAGRACEAE • Circaea alpina L. ..."
2. HIV/Aids Policy in Hawaii by James Lumeng (1992)
""Population Density and Module Demography in Trapa natans (Trapaceae), an Annual, Clonal Aquatic Macrophyte." American Journal of Botany 83, 11. ..."