Definition of Genus Ochna
1. Noun. Type genus of Ochnaceae; evergreen trees and shrubs of Old World tropics.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Ochnaceae, Ochna Family, Ochnaceae
Member holonyms: Bird's-eye Bush, Ochna Serrulata
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Ochna
Literary usage of Genus Ochna
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Natal Plants: Descriptions and Figures of Natal Indigenous Plants, with by John Medley Wood, Maurice Smethurst Evans (1906)
"The genus Ochna includes about 25 species, natives of tropical Asia, and tropical and South Africa. In tropical Africa 9 species are found, one of which, ..."