Contribute Taxa Etymologies

Etymologies can be looked-up on Dave's Garden, DoBE and LLD

Name Lookups Short etymology Long etymology Etymology applies to
Felicia josephinae archives.nd.edu Edit
Aeschynomene fluitans archives.nd.edu Edit
Scilla megaphylla archives.nd.edu From Latin megas = "large / great" and phyllon = leaf due to the large leaves Edit
Crataegus lasiocarpa archives.nd.edu From the Greek lasios (λασιος), meaning shaggy, wooly, hairy or rough; and -karpon, a fruit. Edit
Listrostachys durandiana archives.nd.edu Edit
Aristida engleri var. ramosissima archives.nd.edu Edit
Siphonochilus brachystemon archives.nd.edu Edit
Cotyledon engleri archives.nd.edu Edit
Festuca caprina archives.nd.edu From the Latin ‘caprina’ / ‘caprinus’ meaning ‘resembling a goat’ Edit
Abutilon angulatum var. macrophyllum archives.nd.edu Edit
Mimosa longifolia archives.nd.edu From the Latin ‘longi’ / ‘longus’ meaning ‘long’; and the Latin ‘folia’ / ‘folium’ meaning ‘leaf’. Edit
Ixora chinensis archives.nd.edu Edit
Tiliacora pynaertii archives.nd.edu Latinised from the Bengali vernacular name tiliakora. Edit
Passiflora coerulea archives.nd.edu Edit
African Grey Hornbill archives.nd.edu Edit

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