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Definition of family

Categorized under "General"

Definition as written by Aimee:

A level in the classification of plants, in this manner: Division, class, subclass, order, family, genus, specie

Definition as written by Terry:

A group of related genera. You can often identify plants if you know certain traits and characteristics of members of the family.

Definition as written by jody:

Plants that share basic characteristics.

Definition as written by Monocromatico:

A group of genera that share the same basic characteristics, distinguished from any other group of plants.

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