Definition of Haemodoraceae
1. Noun. Some genera placed in family Liliaceae.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Family, Monocot Family
Member holonyms: Bloodwort, Genus Haemodorum, Haemodorum, Anigozanthus, Genus Anigozanthus
Group relationships: Liliales, Order Liliales
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haemodoraceae
Literary usage of Haemodoraceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1898)
"Stamens 3, opposite the inner corolla-segments. Fam. 22. haemodoraceae. i: 442. Stamens 6 in our species. Twining vines; flowers dioecious. Fam. 24. ..."
2. Amaryllidaceae: Preceded by an Attempt to Arrange the Monocotyledonous by William Herbert (1837)
"Taking, therefore, leaves equitant to be the true distinction by which it is proposed to hold together the discordant order haemodoraceae, a very important ..."
3. Morphology of Angiosperms: (Morphology of Spermatophytes. Part II) by John Merle Coulter, Charles Joseph Chamberlain (1903)
"The Juncaceae, haemodoraceae, and Velloziaceae are exceptions in producing a starch-containing endosperm, but the cells do not become dissociated. ..."
4. The Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London by Microscopical Society of London (1866)
"Of haemodoraceae Mr. Gulliver has examined fragments of species of Lindley's three subsections, and finds raphides abundant in ..."