Definition of Family Trapaceae
1. Noun. Family comprising solely the genus Trapa; in some classifications treated as a subfamily or tribe of the family Onagraceae.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Family, Magnoliopsid Family
Group relationships: Myrtales, Order Myrtales, Order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales
Member holonyms: Genus Trapa, Trapa
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Trapaceae
Literary usage of Family Trapaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Flora of the District of Columbia and Vicinity by Albert Spear Hitchcock, United States National Museum (1919)
"... L.) Trapa natans L., of the family Trapaceae, native of Eur., was formerly established in fish ponds in Potomac Park but is now extinct. 113. ..."