gymnosperm genus

Definitions of gymnosperm genus
  1. noun
    a genus of gymnosperms
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    genus Gnetum
    type genus of the Gnetaceae; small trees or shrubs usually with climbing jointed stems and terminal spikes of flowers with orange-red seeds clustered in rough cones
    Catha, genus Catha
    a genus of African evergreen shrubs characterized by thick leaves and white flowers
    genus Ephedra
    type and sole genus of Ephedraceae: tropical and subtropical evergreen shrubby or creeping plants native to dry and inhospitable regions
    genus Welwitchia, genus Welwitschia
    type and sole genus of Welwitschiaceae
    Cycas, genus Cycas
    type genus of Cycadaceae: genus of widely distributed Old World evergreen tropical trees having pinnate leaves and columnar stems covered with persistent bases of old leaves
    genus Zamia
    genus of small evergreen tropical and subtropical American cycads
    genus Ceratozamia
    small genus of Mexican cycads; sometimes classified in family Cycadaceae
    genus Dioon
    small genus of arborescent cycads of Mexico and Central America; sometimes classified in family Cycadaceae
    genus Encephalartos
    genus of arborescent African cycads; sometimes classified in family Cycadaceae
    genus Macrozamia
    genus of large evergreen Australian cycads; sometimes classified in family Cycadaceae
    Bennettitis, genus Bennettitis
    type of the Bennettitales
    Lyginopteris, genus Lyginopteris
    genus of fossil seed ferns of the Carboniferous
    Cordaites, genus Cordaites
    tall Paleozoic trees superficially resembling modern screw pines; structurally intermediate in some ways between cycads and conifers
    Pinus, genus Pinus
    type genus of the Pinaceae: large genus of true pines
    Larix, genus Larix
    Pseudolarix, genus Pseudolarix
    one species: golden larch
    Abies, genus Abies
    true firs
    Cedrus, genus Cedrus
    true cedars
    Picea, genus Picea
    a genus of temperate and Arctic evergreen trees (see spruce)
    Tsuga, genus Tsuga
    hemlock; hemlock fir; hemlock spruce
    Pseudotsuga, genus Pseudotsuga
    douglas fir; closely related to genera Larix and Cathaya
    genus Cathaya
    one species; related to Pseudotsuga and Larix
    Cupressus, genus Cupressus
    type genus of Cupressaceae
    Athrotaxis, genus Athrotaxis
    a genus of gymnosperm
    Austrocedrus, genus Austrocedrus
    one species; formerly included in genus Libocedrus
    Callitris, genus Callitris
    evergreen monoecious coniferous trees or shrubs: cypress pines
    Calocedrus, genus Calocedrus
    tall evergreens of western North America and eastern Asia; formerly included in genus Libocedrus
    Chamaecyparis, genus Chamaecyparis
    a genus of Chamaecyparis
    Cryptomeria, genus Cryptomeria
    Japanese cedar; sugi
    Juniperus, genus Juniperus
    Libocedrus, genus Libocedrus
    cypresses that resemble cedars
    genus Metasequoia
    genus of deciduous conifers comprising both living and fossil forms; 1 extant species: dawn redwood of China; variously classified as member of Pinaceae or Taxodiaceae
    genus Sequoia
    redwoods; until recently considered a genus of a separate family Taxodiaceae
    Taxodium, genus Taxodium
    bald cypress; swamp cypress
    Tetraclinis, genus Tetraclinis
    sandarac tree
    Thuja, genus Thuja
    red cedar
    Thujopsis, genus Thujopsis
    one species; has close similarity to genus Thuja
    genus Keteleeria
    a genus of keteleeria
    genus Araucaria
    a genus of the araucaria family
    Agathis, genus Agathis
    kauri pine
    Cephalotaxus, genus Cephalotaxus
    the genus of Cephalotaxus (see plum-yews)
    Torreya, genus Torreya
    Phyllocladus, genus Phyllocladus
    celery pine
    Podocarpus, genus Podocarpus
    evergreen trees or shrubs; sometimes classified as member of the family Taxaceae
    Afrocarpus, genus Afrocarpus
    dioecious evergreen trees or shrubs; equatorial to southern and southeastern Africa: yellowwood; similar to trees or genus Podocarpus
    Dacrycarpus, genus Dacrycarpus
    evergreen coniferous shrubs or trees of New Zealand to Malaysia and Philippines
    Dacrydium, genus Dacrydium
    Australasian evergreen trees or shrubs
    Falcatifolium, genus Falcatifolium
    sickle pines: dioecious evergreen tropical trees and shrubs having sickle-shaped leaves; similar to Dacrycarpus in habit; Malaysia and Philippines to New Guinea and New Caledonia
    Halocarpus, genus Halocarpus
    dioecious trees or shrubs of New Zealand; similar in habit to Dacrydium
    Lagarostrobus, genus Lagarostrobus
    genus of dioecious evergreen trees of New Zealand and Tasmania; similar to genus Dacrydium
    Lepidothamnus, genus Lepidothamnus
    small usually shrubby conifers
    Microstrobos, genus Microstrobos
    2 species of small evergreen shrubs of Australia and Tasmania
    Nageia, genus Nageia
    small genus of Asian evergreen trees having columnar crowns and distinguished by leaves lacking a midrib; eastern Asia including India and Philippines and New Guinea
    Parasitaxus, genus Parasitaxus
    one species: parasite yew
    Prumnopitys, genus Prumnopitys
    mostly dioecious evergreen conifers; leaves are softer than in Podocarpus
    Retrophyllum, genus Retrophyllum
    small genus of tropical evergreen dioecious shrubs or trees of Oceania and tropical South America
    Saxe-gothea, Saxegothea, genus Saxe-gothea, genus Saxegothea
    one species: Prince Albert's yew
    Sundacarpus, genus Sundacarpus
    one species
    Sciadopitys, genus Sciadopitys
    type and sole genus of Sciadopityaceae; Japanese umbrella pines
    Taxus, genus Taxus
    Austrotaxus, genus Austrotaxus
    a gymnosperm genus having one species: New Caledonian yew
    Pseudotaxus, genus Pseudotaxus
    one species
    genus Ginkgo
    sole surviving genus of the Ginkgoaceae
    type of:
    (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species
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