Definition of Genus cotula
1. Noun. Cosmopolitan herbs especially southern hemisphere; many used as ground covers.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Brass Buttons, Cotula Coronopifolia
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Cotula
Literary usage of Genus cotula
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Natal Plants: Descriptions and Figures of Natal Indigenous Plants, with by John Medley Wood, Maurice Smethurst Evans (1906)
"They have been removed from the genus Cotula chiefly on account of the peculiar top-shaped apices of the peduncles, which is a characteristic of the genus ..."