Definition of Genus Anthyllis
1. Noun. Genus of Mediterranean herbs and shrubs.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Anthyllis Barba-jovis, Jupiter's Beard, Silver-bush, Silverbush, Anthyllis Vulneraria, Kidney Vetch
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Anthyllis
Literary usage of Genus Anthyllis
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1. Agricultural Botany, Theoretical and Practical by John Percival (1913)
"genus Anthyllis (Kidney-Vetch). Faded corolla encloses the fruit. Genus Trifolium (Clovers). Faded corolla drops away from the fruit; legumes curved or ..."
2. The Zoological Record ...: Being Records of Zoological Literature by Zoological Record Association (London, England), Zoological Society of London (1868)
"It extends only as far as the genus Anthyllis in the alphabetically arranged list of plants. KAWALL, JH Miscellanea Entomologica. Stettiner entom. ..."