Definition of Genus Metroxylon
1. Noun. A genus of Malayan pinnate-leaved palm trees that flower and fruit once and then die.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Arecaceae, Family Arecaceae, Family Palmaceae, Family Palmae, Palm Family, Palmaceae, Palmae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Metroxylon
Literary usage of Genus Metroxylon
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1. Medicinal Plants: Being Descriptions with Original Figures of the Principal ...by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen (1880)
"genus Metroxylon,* Rottb. Kunth, Enum. Plant., iii, p. 214. There are 7 or 8 species, natives of tropical Asia. 278. Metroxylon Sagu,t Rottb. in Nye Samling ..."