Definition of Allioniaceae
1. Noun. A family of flowering plants of the order Caryophyllales.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Family
Group relationships: Caryophyllales, Chenopodiales, Order Caryophyllales, Order-chenopodiales
Member holonyms: Genus Nyctaginia, Nyctaginia, Abronia, Genus Abronia, Allionia, Genus Allionia, Bougainvillaea, Genus Bougainvillaea, Genus Bougainvillea, Genus Mirabilis, Mirabilis, Genus Pisonia, Pisonia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Allioniaceae
Literary usage of Allioniaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Everglades and Other Essays Relating to Southern Florida by John Clayton Gifford (1912)
"allioniaceae. FOUR-O'CLOCK FAMILY. Pisonia obtusata. Blolly. Sea beaches and shores of brackish lagoons. Tropical Florida. ..."
2. Bibliography of Arizona by Hector Alliot, Joseph Amasca Munk (1914)
"STANDLEY, Paul C. The allioniaceae of the United States, with notes on Mexican Species.. .1909. Witch's broom of the desert. ..."