Definition of Genus collinsia
1. Noun. Genus of hardy annual herbs of western United States.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Scrophulariaceae, Figwort Family, Foxglove Family, Scrophulariaceae
Member holonyms: Collinsia Bicolor, Collinsia Heterophylla, Innocense, Purple Chinese Houses, Collinsia Parviflora, Maiden Blue-eyed Mary, Blue-eyed Mary, Collinsia Verna
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Collinsia
Literary usage of Genus collinsia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1871)
"Fumaria- cea?, in the genus Collinsia among the Personata?. and in the genus Hyptis among Labiate, etc. In flowers of the labiate type the anthers are ..."
2. The Life and Writings of Rafinesque: Prepared for the Filson Club and Read by Richard Ellsworth Call (1895)
"On the genus collinsia, and two new species of it. (The Cincinnati Literary Gazette, Vol. I, No. u, March 13, p. 84. 1824.) 151. Clio No. II. ..."
3. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1921)
"... named the genus Collinsia. Conrad, Solomon White (1779-1831). Philadelphia bookseller and publisher; minister of the Society of Friends; ..."
4. Rafinesque: A Sketch of His Life, with Bibliography by T. J. Fitzpatrick (1911)
"On the genus collinsia, and two new species of it. The Cincinnati Literary Gazette, vol. I, no. 11, pp. 84-85, March 13, 1824. ..."