Definition of Genus stanleya
1. Noun. Prince's plume.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, Family Brassicaceae, Family Cruciferae, Mustard Family
Member holonyms: Cleome Pinnata, Desert Plume, Prince's-plume, Stanleya Pinnata
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Stanleya
Literary usage of Genus stanleya
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1. The Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art by Canadian Institute (1849-1914) (1860)
"... so that the fruit seems elevated on a stalk within the flower, a circumstance not unknown in Brassicaceae, as is seen in the remarkable genus Stanleya. ..."
2. The London Journal of Botany by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1844)
"... by the existence of a genus Stanleya, from naming one of the new genera discovered during the expeditions in the interior of Guiana, under authority of ..."