Usneaceae

plural noun
Us·ne·a·ceae | \ˌəsnēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Usneaceae 

: a family of fruticose lichens characterized by prostrate, erect, or pendulous thalli that are generally radially symmetrical and including the genera Usnea, Evernia, Ramalina, and Alectoria

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Other Words from Usneaceae

usneaceous \¦⸗⸗¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Usneaceae

New Latin, from Usnea, type genus + -aceae

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