Definition of Genus holarrhena
1. Noun. Genus of deciduous trees and shrubs of tropical Africa and Asia.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Apocynaceae, Dogbane Family, Family Apocynaceae
Member holonyms: Conessi, Holarrhena Antidysenterica, Holarrhena Pubescens, Ivory Tree, Kurchee, Kurchi
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Holarrhena
Literary usage of Genus holarrhena
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1. Pharmacopœia of India: Prepared Under the Authority of Her Majesty's by Edward John Waring (1868)
"... formed the typo of Brown's " new genus Wrightia, while the Malabar half fell into another new " genus, Holarrhena, ..."