florula

florule (ˈflɒrjuːl)

/ (ˈflɒrjʊlə) /

noun plural -ulae (-jʊliː) or -ules

the flora of a small single environment
a fossil flower found in a single stratum or in several thin adjacent strata

Nearby words

  1. florist,
  2. floristic,
  3. floristics,
  4. florists' foam,
  5. floruit,
  6. flory,
  7. floréal,
  8. flos ferri,
  9. floss,
  10. floss hole

Word Origin for florula

C19: flora + -ule

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