Definition of Genus roystonea
1. Noun. A monocotyledonous genus of West Indian feather palms.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Arecaceae, Family Arecaceae, Family Palmaceae, Family Palmae, Palm Family, Palmaceae, Palmae
Member holonyms: Royal Palm, Roystonea Regia, Cabbage Palm, Roystonea Oleracea
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Roystonea
Literary usage of Genus roystonea
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1. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"Genus ROYSTONEA, Cook BB. Fruit orange-scarlet, among leaves. ... Genus ROYSTONEA, Cook The Royal Palm (Roystonea regia, Cook) is one of the noblest of ..."