Definition of Genus Dentaria
1. Noun. Usually included in genus Cardamine; in some classifications considered a separate genus.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, Family Brassicaceae, Family Cruciferae, Mustard Family
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Literary usage of Genus Dentaria
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1. A College Text-book of Botany: Being an Enlargement of the Author's by George Francis Atkinson (1905)
"... would be indicated as follows: Group, Angiosperms. Class, Dicotyledones. Order, Papaverales. Family, Cruciferae. Genus, Dentaria. Species, diphylla. ..."
2. British Phaenogamous Botany, Or, Figures and Descriptions of the Genera of ...by W. (William) Baxter by W. (William) Baxter (1835)
"The genus Dentaria has, by some authors, been united with that of Cardamine, (see folio 141) ; but that very excellent Botanist, Professor DE CANDOLLE, ..."