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.

Exact synonyms: Trapaceae
Generic synonyms: Dicot Family, Magnoliopsid Family
Group relationships: Myrtales, Order Myrtales, Order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales
Member holonyms: Genus Trapa, Trapa

Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Trapaceae

family Thymelaeaceae
family Tiliaceae
family Tilletiaceae
family Timaliidae
family Tinamidae
family Tineidae
family Tingidae
family Tipulidae
family Titanosauridae
family Todidae
family Torpedinidae
family Tortricidae
family Toxotidae
family Trachipteridae
family Tragulidae
family Trapaceae (current term)
family Tremellaceae
family Trephritidae
family Treponemataceae
family Triakidae
family Tribonemaceae
family Trichechidae
family Trichiuridae
family Trichodontidae
family Tricholomataceae
family Tridacnidae
family Triglidae
family Trilliaceae
family Trionychidae
family Triopidae

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. ..."

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