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Definition of Metrosideros

Metrosideros
Metrosideros Met`ro*si*de"ros, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? heart of a tree + ? iron.] (Bot.) A myrtaceous genus of trees or shrubs, found in Australia and the South Sea Islands, and having very hard wood. Metrosideros vera is the true ironwood.

Meaning of Metrosideros from wikipedia

- Islands. Metrosideros is one of the most widely spread flowering plant genera in the Pacific. New Caledonia has 21 species of Metrosideros, New Zealand...
- " Thus the Metrosideros polymorpha may be referred to correctly as a lehua tree, or as an ʻōhiʻa lehua, or simply an ʻōhiʻa. Metrosideros polymorpha is...
- pōhutukawa include: Metrosideros robusta, northern rātā Metrosideros umbellata, southern rātā Metrosideros bartlettii, Bartlett's rātā Metrosideros parkinsonii...
- Metrosideros florida Sm. - now considered a synonym of Metrosideros fulgens Sol. ex Gaertn. Metrosideros florida Hook.f. - now considered a synonym of...
- and pohutukawa Metrosideros excelsa, pohutukawa Metrosideros robusta, northern rata Metrosideros bartlettii, Bartlett's rata Metrosideros parkinsonii, Parkinson's...
- and Pōhutukawa Metrosideros excelsa, Pōhutukawa Metrosideros umbellata, Southern rātā Metrosideros bartlettii, Bartlett's rātā Metrosideros parkinsonii,...
- Myrsine coxii Metrosideros Bartlett's rātā Metrosideros bartlettii Kermadec pōhutukawa Metrosideros kermadecensis Northern rātā Metrosideros robusta Parkinson's...
- described in 1864 by Victorian Government Botanist Ferdinand von Mueller as Metrosideros chrysantha, after being collected by John Dallachy on 12 April 1864 from...
- Metrosideros macropus, the lehua mamo or 'ohi'a, is a species of tree in the eucalyptus family, Myrtaceae. It is endemic to the island of Oʻahu in the...
- small group of islands, Metrosideros kermadecensis is listed as range restricted, but is not regarded as threatened. Metrosideros kermadecensis is widely...
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