Definition of Haloragaceae
1. Noun. A family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Myrtales.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Family, Magnoliopsid Family
Group relationships: Myrtales, Order Myrtales, Order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales
Member holonyms: Genus Myriophyllum, Myriophyllum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haloragaceae
Literary usage of Haloragaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"... fast-moving water of rivers and streams, apparently adversely affected by acid mine drainage. Haloragaceae • Myriophyllum aquaticum (Veil.) Verde. ..."
2. A Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art: Comprising the Definitions and by George William Cox (1866)
"... than that of the red ray, the former will suffer a greater deviation, and consequently the violet baud of the halo will have a greater dia- Haloragaceae ..."
3. Annual Report of the American Institute of the City of New York (1855)
"... seeds which are destined to perpetuate the species. The most simple and complete flower is the Hippuris. (Note.— Lindley's 277th order, Haloragaceae or ..."
4. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"... inhabiting salt marshes and sea-coasts. The ash after burning contains barilla and other salts. Haloragaceae (hal-o-ra-ga'se-e), n. pi. ..."