Lonchocarpus Lonchocarpus prop. n. A genus of chiefly tropical American shrubs and trees having pinnate leaves and red or white flowers.

Syn: genus {Lonchocarpus}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Lonchocarpus — ID 48800 Symbol Key LONCH Common Name lancepod Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR Growth Habit N/A Dura …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Lonchocarpus — noun genus of chiefly tropical American shrubs and trees having pinnate leaves and red or white flowers • Syn: ↑genus Lonchocarpus • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae …   Useful english dictionary

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