Definition of Genus Turritis
1. Noun. Closely related to and often included in genus Arabis.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, Family Brassicaceae, Family Cruciferae, Mustard Family
Member holonyms: Arabis Glabra, Tower Cress, Tower Mustard, Turritis Glabra
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Turritis
Literary usage of Genus Turritis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1825)
"This very showy and remarkable plant bears no inconsiderable affinity to the genus TURRITIS and ARABIS. The peculiar character of the corolla, however, ..."