Sentence Examples

  • The comparative richness of proteaceous plants in Western Australia and South Africa first suggested a common source for these primitive types.
  • Proteaceous plants, although not exclusively Australian, are exceedingly characteristic of Australian scenery, and are counted amongst the oldest flowering plants of the world.
  • The Proteaceous genus, Faurea, occurs in Angola and Madagascar.
  • Little confidence can, however, be placed in the identification of Proteaceous or, indeed, of any distinctively Australian plants in Tertiary deposits in the northern hemisphere.
  • The Proteaceous genus Helicia reaches as far north as China, but whether it is starting or returning must as inothercases be left an open question.

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