Genus vs Jaborandi - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between genus and jaborandi

is that genus is while jaborandi is any of several species of the genus pilocarpus of plants, some of which are important medicinally.

genus

English

Noun

(genera)
  • (biology, taxonomy) a rank in the classification of organisms, below family and above species; a taxon at that rank
  • All magnolias belong to the genus ''Magnolia .
    Other species of the genus ''Bos'' are often called cattle or wild cattle.
    There are only two genera and species of seadragons .
  • *
  • Müller criticized the division of the "Jubuleae" into two families and he cited Jubula as an annectant genus .
  • A group with common attributes.
  • *1945 , (Bertrand Russell), A History of Western Philosophy , p. 655:
  • *:Recollection is one of a whole genus of effects which are more or less peculiar to the phenomena that we naturally call "mental."
  • (topology) A number measuring some aspect of the complexity of any of various manifolds or graphs
  • (semantics) Within a definition, a broader category of the defined concept.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * summum genus

    See also

    * generic name * class * division * kingdom * order * phylum * species * (semantics) differentia

    jaborandi

    English

    (wikipedia jaborandi) (Pilocarpus)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any of several species of the genus Pilocarpus of plants, some of which are important medicinally.
  • Derived terms

    * jaborine