from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of apetalous plants, of the order Piperaceæ, type of the tribe Saurureæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. type genus of the Saururaceae: lizard's-tails
Sorry, no etymologies found.
On one summit of Mount Kahuzi Hedythrsus thamnoideus and Disa erubescens grow; on its main summit, between 3,200 and 3,308 m, Erica spp. grow with Senecio kahuzicus, Helichrysum mildbraedii, Huperzia saururus and Deschampsia flexuosa. 48 species with 2 unknown and 24 endemic species are found in the park.