Definition of Genus Iresine
1. Noun. Genus of tropical American herbs or subshrubs.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Amaranth Family, Amaranthaceae, Family Amaranthaceae
Member holonyms: Bloodleaf
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Iresine
Literary usage of Genus Iresine
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1. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1896)
"In this synopsis of the genus Iresine we have followed the plan stated previously of including such Mexican and Central American species as were found to be ..."