Definition of Family Connaraceae
1. Noun. Mostly tropical climbing shrubs or small trees; closely related to Leguminosae.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Family
Group relationships: Order Rosales, Rosales
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Connaraceae
Literary usage of Family Connaraceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1901)
"A remarkable feature of the Rosaceae is that the color blue seems to be entirely wanting among the flowers of the various genera. family Connaraceae. ..."
2. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium by United States. National Herbarium, United States National Museum (1905)
"family Connaraceae; said by Bello to exist on the south coast, but not found by Stahl. (Stahl. 4: 56. ..."
3. Economic plants of Porto Rico by Orator Fuller Cook, Guy N. Collins (1903)
"family Connaraceae; said by Bello to exist on the south coast, but not found by Stahl. (Stahl, 4: 56. ..."