Definition of Sparganiaceae
1. Noun. Coextensive with the genus Sparganium.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Family, Monocot Family
Group relationships: Order Pandanales, Pandanales
Member holonyms: Genus Sparganium, Sparganium
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sparganiaceae
Literary usage of Sparganiaceae
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 (1913)
"sparganiaceae. i : 69. Flowers spicate, the spikes terminal. Fam. i. Typhaceae. i : 68. ÎÎ Endosperm none, or very little ; perianth corolla-like, ..."
2. The American Botanist edited by Willard Nelson Clute (1903)
"In the Typhaceae there is but a single genus, Typha, and about a dozen species, while the sparganiaceae, has the single genus Sparganium and about the same ..."
3. The Philippine Journal of Science by Philippines Bureau of Science (1907)
"The sparganiaceae are not represented in the Philippine flora. Harms, H. Einige neue Arten der Gattungen Cynometra und ..."
4. Morphology of Angiosperms: (Morphology of Spermatophytes. Part II) by John Merle Coulter, Charles Joseph Chamberlain (1903)
"... and sparganiaceae, together containing a little more than 100 species. ... while the sparganiaceae are the most advanced members of the alliance, ..."
5. Flora of Pennsylvania by Thomas Conrad Porter (1903)
"sparganiaceae. FAMILY i. TYPHACEAE J. St. Hil. CAT-TAIL FAMILY. 1. TYPHA L. Spikes with the pistillate and ..."