Definition of Hamamelites
1. Noun. Genus of fossil plants having leaves similar to those of the witch hazel.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Hamamelidae, Subclass Hamamelidae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hamamelites
Literary usage of Hamamelites
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1. Bulletin by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1898)
"1,1887. Fort Union group: Seven-Mile Creek, Montana. Hamamelites ... Hamamelites quadrangularis Lx. Ann. Rept. US Geol. and Geogr. Surv. Terr., p. ..."