Definition of Richea
1. Noun. Evergreen trees or shrubs of mountains of Australia and Tasmania.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Epacridaceae, Epacris Family, Family Epacridaceae
Member holonyms: Australian Grass Tree, Richea Dracophylla, Grass Tree, Richea Pandanifolia, Tree Heath
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Richea
Literary usage of Richea
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania by Royal Society of Tasmania (1871)
"richea acerosa, FM Fragm. vi. 69. Mt. Field East, 3-4000', on Alpine flats. A shrub l|-3' high. Corolla nearly white. richea scoparia, J. Hook, in Lond. ..."
2. Tasmanian Journal of Natural Science, Agriculture, Statistics, Etc by Tasmanian Society (1849)
"... of which the 10 genera found in the Auckland and Campbell's Islands all are represented here; and 10 out of the 20 species are common to both. richea ..."