Definition of Pyxidanthera barbulata
1. Noun. Creeping evergreen shrub having narrow overlapping leaves and early white star-shaped flowers; of the pine barrens of New Jersey and the Carolinas.
Group relationships: Genus Pyxidanthera, Pyxidanthera
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Literary usage of Pyxidanthera barbulata
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"[Greek, box-anther.] A monotypic genus of eastern North America. i. Pyxidanthera barbulata Michx. Pyxie. Flowering Moss. Fig. 3279. ..."
2. Class-book of Botany: Being Outlines of the Structure, Physiology, and by Alphonso Wood (1873)
"May, Jn.—Tho beak of the anther is variable, sometimes reduced to an acute point (pyxidanthera barbulata MX. D. cuneifolia Ph.) ORDER XCIII. ..."
3. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"pyxidanthera barbulata Michx. FI. Bor. Am. i : 152, /. ij (1803). 3. GALAX L. Sp. PI. 200 (1753). 2989. Galax aphylla L: Sp. PI. 200 (1753). ..."