[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs pavˈə͡ʊni͡ə], [ dʒˈɛnəs pavˈəʊniə], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s p_a_v_ˈəʊ_n_iə]
Synonyms for Genus pavonia:
How to use "Genus pavonia" in context?
Pavonia is a genus of about 60-70 species of flowering plants in the family Caesalpinaceae. Pavonia is the only genus in the family with a single species in North America, Pavonia podophylla, discovered and named by James Edward Smith in 1840. Pavonia is the type genus of the Pavoniaceae an extinct family of flowering plants, first described by Linnaeus in 1753. Pavonia is native to the tropics of the Americas and Africa.
Many Pavonia species are vines, reaching up to around 30 m in length and with roots that spread deep underground.
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