Definition of Myrciaria

1. Noun. A genus of tropical American trees and shrubs of the myrtle family.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Myrciaria

Mylodontidae
Mymensingh District
Myocastor
Myocastor coypus
Myomorpha
Myopus
Myosotis
Myosotis scorpiodes
Myosotis sylvatica
Myotis
Myotis leucifugus
Myotis velifer
Myr
Myra
Myrcia
Myrciaria
Myrciaria cauliflora
Myrdal
Myriapoda
Myrica
Myrica cerifera
Myrica gale
Myrica pensylvanica
Myricaceae
Myricales
Myricaria
Myricaria germanica
Myriophyllum
Myristica
Myristica fragrans

Literary usage of Myrciaria

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Forest Products, Livelihoods, and Conservation: Case Studies of Non-timber by Brian Murray Belcher, Koen Kusters, Terry C. H. Sutherland, Ousseynou NDoye (2004)
"The natural extraction of the native fruit from myrciaria dubia (camu-camu) and its potential for ... Estudios ecológicos de camu-camu (myrciaria dubia). ..."

2. The Journal of Heredity by American Genetic Association (1914)
"Barbosa Rodrigues,4 another Brazilian authority, mentions two different species of myrciaria whose fruits are known under the name of jaboticaba, ..."

3. Contributions to the Paleobotany of Peru, Bolivia and Chile: Five Papers by Edward Wilber Berry (1922)
"The genus myrciaria is very close to Myrcia and of doubtful distinction as a term ... Were I describing these forms de novo I would refer both myrciaria and ..."

4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1915)
"This name is applied in southeastern Brazil to the fruita of several species of myrciaria, notably M. cauliflora, and M. jaboticaba, of the family ..."

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