Definition of Order urticales
1. Noun. An order of dicotyledonous plants including Moraceae and Urticaceae and Ulmaceae.
Generic synonyms: Plant Order
Group relationships: Class Dicotyledonae, Class Dicotyledones, Class Magnoliopsida, Dicotyledonae, Dicotyledones, Magnoliopsida
Member holonyms: Family Urticaceae, Nettle Family, Urticaceae, Cannabidaceae, Family Cannabidaceae, Hemp Family, Family Moraceae, Moraceae, Mulberry Family, Cecropiaceae, Family Cecropiaceae, Elm Family, Family Ulmaceae, Ulmaceae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Order Urticales
Literary usage of Order urticales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Flora of Miami: Being Descriptions of the Seed-plants Growing Naturally on by John Kunkel Small (1913)
"Urticaceae in Order URTICALES. Ovary enclosed in or seated in a hypanthium or a calyx- tube. Stamens borne under the gynoecium. ..."
2. Flora of Pennsylvania by Thomas Conrad Porter (1903)
"11 Style axile, erect. Ovary neither enclosed nor seated in a hypanthium or a calyx-tube. Flowers not solitary in axils : land plants. Order URTICALES. ..."
3. A College Text-book of Botany: Being an Enlargement of the Author's by George Francis Atkinson (1905)
"order urticales.—Trees, shrubs, or herbs. Examples: the elm family (Ulmaceae. See Chapter LXII), the mulberry family (Moraceae), and the nettle family ..."
4. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1914)
"The Moraceae, by far the largest family of the order Urticales and the only one certainly represented in the Wilcox flora, contains between 900 and 1000 ..."
5. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1915)
"Order URTICALES Family ULMACEAE Genus ULMUS Linnaeus ULMUS AMERICANA Linnaeus This is a species of low rich woods and stream banks, ranging from ..."