Zygophyllaceae

[n] - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions
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Zygophyllaceae

family Zygophyllaceae noun small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea
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Zygophyllaceae

(from the article `Sapindales`) The Zygophyllaceae (the bean caper, or creosote bush, family) contains 27 genera and 270 species of mostly shrubs, but a few are trees or annual or ... Within the family Zygophyllaceae are several valuable New World timber trees. The most famous of these is lignum vitae (Guaiacum officinale), a ... [2 ...
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Zygophyllaceae

Krameriaceae Dumort. (1829) (optional synonym) Tribulaceae Trautv. (1853) |}} Zygophyllaceae ay is a family of flowering plants that contain the bean-caper and caltrop. The family includes around 285 species in 22 genera. In the APG III system of classification, the families Zygophyllaceae and Krameriaceae compose the order Zygophyllales. In the p...
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