Salvadoraceae, family Salvadoraceae, Salvadora family(noun)
a family of Old World shrubs and trees of order Gentianales; related to Oleaceae but having four stamens and four petals
Salvadoraceae are a family in the plant order Brassicales, comprising 3 genera totalling around 12 species. They occur in Africa, including Madagascar; South East Asia; and have also been found on Java, suggesting they are probably found in much of Malesia. They are often found in hot, dry areas. Salvadoraceae were previously placed in order Celestrales, but are now placed in Brassicales.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A plant family of the order Celastrales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida, a small family growing in the tropics. Members contain piperidine alkaloids and GLUCOSINOLATES.
The numerical value of salvadoraceae in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of salvadoraceae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Images & Illustrations of salvadoraceae
Find a translation for the salvadoraceae definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these salvadoraceae 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:
"salvadoraceae." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 26 Mar. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/salvadoraceae>.