Definition of Genus Illecebrum
1. Noun. One species: coral necklace.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Carnation Family, Caryophyllaceae, Family Caryophyllaceae, Pink Family
Member holonyms: Coral Necklace, Illecebrum Verticullatum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Illecebrum
Literary usage of Genus Illecebrum
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1. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences by Washington Academy of Sciences (1915)
"Linnaeus himself was responsible for the later misinterpretation of Achyranthes, for in 1762 he transferred A. repens to the genus Illecebrum, renaming it ..."