Definition of Family loasaceae

1. Noun. Family of bristly hairy sometimes climbing plants; America and Africa and southern Arabia.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Loasaceae

family Lepiotaceae
family Lepismatidae
family Lepisosteidae
family Leporidae
family Leptodactylidae
family Leptotyphlopidae
family Liliaceae
family Limacidae
family Limulidae
family Linaceae
family Liopelmidae
family Liparidae
family Liparididae
family Lithodidae
family Littorinidae
family Loasaceae
family Lobeliaceae
family Lobotidae
family Locustidae
family Loganiaceae
family Lomariopsidaceae
family Lophiidae
family Lophosoriaceae
family Loranthaceae
family Lorisidae
family Loxomataceae
family Lucanidae
family Lutjanidae
family Luvaridae
family Lycaenidae

Literary usage of Family loasaceae

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1. The Essentials of Botany by Charles Edwin Bessey (1896)
"family loasaceae: Herbs with opposite or alternate leaves ; flowers perfect; sepals and petals dissimilar ; stamens indefinite ; ovary inferior ; endosperm ..."

2. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1901)
"family loasaceae. Loasa Family. These are herbs, usually rough with glutinous or sometimes stinging hairs, and having white, yellow, or reddish flowers. ..."

3. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"... a native of South America, belonging to the family Loasaceae. Although the spherical fruit of this plant has a diameter of 2'5 cm. it only weighs 0'34 ..."

4. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium by United States. National Herbarium, United States National Museum (1905)
"family loasaceae; a hairy herb with triangular dentate leaves and deep buff flowers. Our specimens were obtained to the southward of Coamo, not far from the ..."

5. Economic plants of Porto Rico by Orator Fuller Cook, Guy N. Collins (1903)
"family loasaceae; a hairy herb with triangular dentate leaves and deep buff flowers. Our specimens were obtained to the southward of Coamo, not far from the ..."

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