Definition of Laguncularia
1. Noun. A genus of Laguncularia.
Generic synonyms: Plant Genus
Group relationships: Combretaceae, Combretum Family, Family Combretaceae
Member holonyms: Laguncularia Racemosa, White Mangrove
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Laguncularia
Literary usage of Laguncularia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder (1908)
"To the previous account of the hairy covering we may add that cap-shaped glandular hairs, similar to those found in laguncularia racemosa, occur also in ..."
2. Observations of a Naturalist in the Pacific Between 1896 and 1899 by Henry Brougham Guppy (1906)
"Dr. Seemann, in his volume on the botany of the voyage of HMS Herald, observes that the species of laguncularia common on both the Atlantic and Pacific ..."
3. Manual of the Trees of North America (exclusive of Mexico) by Charles Sprague Sargent (1905)
"laguncularia consists of a single species of tropical America and Africa. ... laguncularia racemosa, Gaertn. Button-wood. 'White Mangrove. ..."
4. Collegium (1907)
"A sample from Jamaica, termed white mangrove, examined by one of us, and probably the product of laguncularia racemosa, contained a pyrogallol tannin, ..."
5. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1917)
"... and the small knotty pneumatophores of laguncularia. In the background, stretching above these two outer species, appears the silvery white and light ..."
6. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"The 'White Mangrove, or Buttonwood (laguncularia race- mosa, Gaertn. ... The bark of the black mangrove exceeds that of laguncularia racemosa in value to ..."