Definition of Genus heteromeles
1. Noun. One species: toyon; in some classifications included in genus Photinia.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, Rose Family
Member holonyms: Christmas Berry, Christmasberry, Heteromeles Arbutifolia, Photinia Arbutifolia, Tollon, Toyon
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Heteromeles
Literary usage of Genus heteromeles
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1. Scientific Papers of Asa Gray by Asa Gray (1889)
"... large turgid seeds with thickened cotyledons, and undulate petals, is upheld as a good genus ; Heteromeles is adopted from J. Roemer for the Californian ..."