Definition of Connarus
1. Noun. Large genus of tropical trees and shrubs; type genus of the Connaraceae.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Member holonyms: Connarus Guianensis
Group relationships: Order Rosales, Rosales
Lexicographical Neighbors of Connarus
Literary usage of Connarus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Companion to the Botanical Magazine by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1835)
"Connarus. Linn. ("Those species having never more than one style, ... numerous tribe in the Malay Islands, and besides the following species of Connarus and ..."
2. Miscellaneous Papers Relating to Indo-China and the Indian Archipelago by Reinhold Rost (1887)
"... in the Malay islands, and besides the following species of Connarus and ... and Connarus, the ripe capsules of the former being often solitary from the ..."