Definitions for hamamelidaceae
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hamamelidaceae
Hamamelidaceae, family Hamamelidaceae, witch-hazel family(noun)
comprises genera Hamamelis, Corylopsis, Fothergilla, Liquidambar, Parrotia, and other small genera
The Hamamelidaceae, commonly referred to as the witch-hazel family, is a family of flowering plants in the order Saxifragales. The clade consists of shrubs and small trees positioned within the woody clade of the core Saxifragales. The earlier Cronquist system recognized Hamamelidaceae in the Hamamelidales order.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A plant family of the order Hamamelidales, subclass Hamamelidae, class Magnoliopsida.
Find a translation for the hamamelidaceae definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these hamamelidaceae definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"hamamelidaceae." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Jan. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/hamamelidaceae>.