Triuridaceae

plural noun
Tri·​u·​ri·​da·​ce·​ae | \(ˌ)trīˌyu̇rəˈdāsēˌē\

Definition of Triuridaceae 

: a small family of saprophytic leafless herbs (order Triuridales) living in the tropics of both hemispheres and having star-shaped flowers with the perianth segments often fringed or tailed

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History and Etymology for Triuridaceae

New Latin, from Triurid-, Triuris, type genus + -aceae

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