Definition of Genus Abronia
1. Noun. Genus of western North American herbs having showy flowers.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Allioniaceae, Family Allioniaceae, Family Nyctaginaceae, Four-o'clock Family, Nyctaginaceae
Member holonyms: Sand Verbena
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Abronia
Literary usage of Genus Abronia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1868)
"Gray refers the latter to a genus Abronia, but a regular gradation of characters connect them with the other ..."