Definition of Jacquinia

1. Noun. Sometimes placed in family Myrsinaceae.

Lexicographical Neighbors of Jacquinia

Jacques Francois Fromental Elie Halevy
Jacques Germain Soufflot
Jacques Lipchitz
Jacques Loeb
Jacques Louis David
Jacques Lucien Monod
Jacques Marquette
Jacques Monod
Jacques Offenbach
Jacques Tati
Jacques Tatischeff
Jacques Yves Costeau
Jacquet's erythema
Jacquinia (current term)
Jacquinia armillaris
Jacquinia keyensis
Jaculus jaculus
Jade Emperor

Literary usage of Jacquinia

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder (1908)
"The cuticle is frequently strongly striated, rarely (species of Jacquinia) granular. Peculiar local thickenings of the walls of the epidermal cells showing ..."

2. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany by William Jackson Hooker (1853)
"... S. Jacquinia- nus is joined to S. nemorensis.—Aster is the last genus described, but only in part. I am sorry to add, ..."

3. Manual of the Trees of North America (exclusive of Mexico) by Charles Sprague Sargent (1922)
"I. Jacquinia Jacq. Trees or shrubs, with terete or slightly many-angled branchlets, ... Jacquinia with five or six species is confined to tropical America, ..."

4. Notes of a Botanist on the Amazon & Andes: Being Records of Travel on the by Richard Spruce, Alfred Russel Wallace (1908)
"... growing to 30 feet, truncheons of whose trunk serve the people for stools; and a beautiful Jacquinia (J. armillaris) of the same height. ..."

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