What is another word for Family Fagaceae?

Pronunciation: [fˈamɪli fˈaɡe͡ɪsˌiː] (IPA)

Family Fagaceae, commonly known as the beech family, is a group of trees and shrubs found primarily in temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Consisting of 8 genera and approximately 925 species, this family is known for its hard, durable wood and edible nuts. Synonyms for the beech family include Quercaceae, Castanaceae, and Corylaceae. Many of the species within this family are economically important for their wood, including oaks, chestnuts, and hickories. Additionally, the nuts produced by many of these trees are consumed by humans and wildlife and have significant cultural and culinary importance. Overall, the beech family is a vital and diverse component of many ecosystems around the world.

Synonyms for Family fagaceae:

What are the hypernyms for Family fagaceae?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    Angiosperms (flowering plants), Magnoliopsida (dicotyledons), Spermatophyta (Seed Plants).

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