Definition of Genus Hamamelites
1. Noun. Genus of fossil plants having leaves similar to those of the witch hazel.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Hamamelidae, Subclass Hamamelidae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Hamamelites
Literary usage of Genus Hamamelites
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Professional Paper by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1914)
"... at right angles to the secondaries. Texture coriaceous. The genus Hamamelites was founded by Saporta in 1865 upon foreign early Tertiary material, ..."