Definition of Genus Podocarpus

1. Noun. Evergreen trees or shrubs; sometimes classified as member of the family Taxaceae.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Podocarpus

genus Pleurosorus
genus Pleurothallis
genus Pleurotus
genus Plicatoperipatus
genus Ploceus
genus Plumbago
genus Plumeria
genus Pluteus
genus Pluvialis
genus Pluvianus
genus Poa
genus Podalyria
genus Podargus
genus Podiceps
genus Podilymbus
genus Podocarpus (current term)
genus Podophyllum
genus Poecilocapsus
genus Poecilogale
genus Poephila
genus Pogonia
genus Pogostemon
genus Polanisia
genus Polemonium
genus Polianthes
genus Polioptila
genus Polistes
genus Pollachius
genus Polyangium
genus Polyborus

Literary usage of Genus Podocarpus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Select Extra-tropical Plants Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1888)
"When used for piles, the bark should not be removed from the timber. Many other tall timber-trees of the genus Podocarpus or ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"The genus Podocarpus has about forty species, South American, South African, Australasian and Asiatic. ..."

3. Morphology of Spermatophytes by John Merle Coulter, Charles Joseph Chamberlain (1901)
"Of these seventy-one species, forty belong to the single genus Podocarpus, as characteristic of the south temperate regions as Pinus is of the north ..."

4. Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial by Edward Balfour (1873)
"It is a very remarkable fact that no Gymnospermes ote inhabits the Peninsula of India ; not even the genus Podocarpus, which includes most of the tropical ..."

5. A Manual of Palaeontology for the Use of Students with a General by Henry Alleyne Nicholson, Richard Lydekker (1889)
"Finally, omitting some less important types, the tropical genus Podocarpus occurs abundantly throughout the Tertiaries of the greater part of the world. ..."

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