Definition of Genus Pilosella
1. Noun. Genus of hairy perennial herbs with horizontal rhizomes and leafy or underground stolons; Eurasia and North Africa; often considered congeneric with Hieracium.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Hawkweed, Hieracium Aurantiacum, Orange Hawkweed, Pilosella Aurantiaca
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pilosella
Literary usage of Genus Pilosella
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1907)
"TORREYA August, 1907 THE genus Pilosella IN NORTH AMERICA BY PA RYDBERG ... In this case the identity of the genus Pilosella (then a monotype) is well ..."