Shepherdia Shep*her"di*a, n.; pl. {Shepherdias}. [NL. So called from John Shepherd, an English botanist.] (Bot.) A genus of shrubs having silvery scurfy leaves, and belonging to the same family as El[ae]agnus; also, any plant of this genus. See {Buffalo berry}, under {Buffalo}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Shepherdĭa — (S. Nutt.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Elaeagneae, Diöcie Oktandrie L.; Arten: S. argentea, Strauch in Missouri, Blätter mit silberglänzenden Schüppchen bedeckt; S. canadensis, ebenfalls in Nordamerika …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Shepherdĭa — Shepherdĭa, s. Lepargyrea …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Shepherdia — Shépherdie Shepherdia …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shepherdia —   Shepherdia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Shepherdia — ? Шефердия Шефердия серебристая Научная классификация Царство: Растения Отдел: Покрытосеменные Класс …   Википедия

  • Shepherdia — Taxobox name = Shepherdia image width = 240px image caption = Shepherdia argentea , western Nevada regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Rosales familia = Elaeagnaceae genus = Shepherdia genus authority = Nutt.… …   Wikipedia

  • Shepherdia — ID 77854 Symbol Key SHEPH Common Name buffaloberry Family Elaeagnaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AZ, CA, CO, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NE, NM, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, SD …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • shepherdia — shep·her·dia …   English syllables

  • shepherdia — sheˈpərdēə, epˈhə noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from John Shepherd died 1836 English botanist + New Latin ia : a genus of American shrubs (family Elaeagnaceae) with silvery or scurfy opposite leaves, small dioecious flowers with… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shepherdia argentea — Shepherdia argentea …   Wikipédia en Français

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