dictyogen

Dictyogen

Dic*ty"o*gen\, n. [Gr. ? a net + -gen.] (Bot.) A plant with net-veined leaves, and monocotyledonous embryos, belonging to the class Dictyogen[ae], proposed by Lindley for the orders Dioscoreace[ae], Smilace[ae], Trilliace[ae], etc.
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