Definition of Genus Orites
1. Noun. Small genus of Australian shrubs or trees.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Family Proteaceae, Protea Family, Proteaceae
Member holonyms: Orites Excelsa, Prickly Ash
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Literary usage of Genus Orites
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1. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1854)
"... will, I believe, upon further examination, prove to form two separate divisions, distinct from the genus Orites ; the species named ..."