Definition of Family Nepenthaceae
1. Noun. Coextensive with the genus Nepenthes.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Family, Magnoliopsid Family
Group relationships: Order Sarraceniales, Sarraceniales
Member holonyms: Genus Nepenthes, Nepenthes
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Nepenthaceae
Literary usage of Family Nepenthaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Missouri Botanical Garden Bulletin by Missouri botanical garden (1913)
"The pitcher plants, comprising about thirty species, belong to the genus Nepenthes, the only representative of the family Nepenthaceae. ..."