Stylidiaceae

plural noun Sty·lid·i·a·ce·ae \(ˌ)stīˌlidēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Stylidiaceae

  1. :  a family of herbs or shrubs (order Campanulales) of the southern hemisphere and especially Australasia that have simple leaves and clustered perfect or unisexual flowers with a slightly irregular corolla followed by capsules bearing seeds with fleshy endosperm

stylidiaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of stylidiaceae

New Latin, from Stylidium, type genus + -aceae


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