Definition of Nothofagus
1. Noun. Beeches of temperate southern hemisphere except Africa: southern beech.
Generic synonyms: Hamamelid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Beech Family, Fagaceae, Family Fagaceae
Member holonyms: Evergreen Beech, Southern Beech, Coigue, Nothofagus Dombeyi, New Zealand Beech, Nothofagus Menziesii, Silver Beech, Nothofagus Obliqua, Roble Beech, Nothofagus Procera, Rauli Beech, Black Beech, Nothofagus Solanderi, Hard Beech, Nothofagus Truncata
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Nothofagus Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nothofagus
Literary usage of Nothofagus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1916)
"northern origin and nothofagus as having originated independently on the broad bosom of the Antarctic continent, from whence it spread northward into ..."