Definition of Genus Melampodium
1. Noun. Herbs and subshrubs of warm North America.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Blackfoot Daisy, Melampodium Leucanthum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Melampodium
Literary usage of Genus Melampodium
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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"It Includes 21 genera and about 100 species, of which 20 belong to the genus Melampodium. The genera are widely dispersed over the world, and are mostly ..."
2. Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst ihren Gattungen und wichtigeren Arten by Adolf Engler, Robert Knuds Friedrich Pilger, Kurt Krause, Karl Anton Eugen Prantl (1908)
"Melampodium L. bemerke: BL Robinson, Synopsis of the genus Melampodium, in Proc. Americ. Acad. XXXVI . (1901) 455—466. 36 Arten. 360. ..."