Cladoxylaceae

plural noun
Cla·​dox·​y·​la·​ce·​ae | \ kləˌdäksəˈlāsēˌē \

Definition of Cladoxylaceae

: a family of fossil plants that is coextensive with the genus Cladoxylon and is placed in the order Psilophytales or Cladoxylales

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History and Etymology for Cladoxylaceae

New Latin, from Cladoxylon, type genus + -aceae

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“Cladoxylaceae.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cladoxylaceae. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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