Definition of Genus Chaenactis
1. Noun. Genus of flowering herbs of western United States.
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Chaenactis
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Chaenactis
Literary usage of Genus Chaenactis
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1. California Plants in Their Homes: A Botanical Reader for Children by Alice Merritt Davidson (1898)
"... three-cleft Nearly all the Compositae we have been considering have both ray and disc flowers; but the genus Chaenactis belonging to the same tribe as ..."