Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

pabularius - paludosus

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Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

pabularius
pabularia
pabularium
of pastures or fodder
pabulumpabulnoun/nfood, fodder
ariusariadjadjective suffix for nouns or numbers: connected to or possessed by
Prangos pabularia Lindl.
pachyclados
pachycladoi
thick branch, shoot
pachyspachyadjπαχυϛ
thick, fat
cladoscladnoun/mκλαδοϛ
branch; shoot
pachyphyllus
pachyphylla
pachyphyllum
thick leaved
pachyspachyadjπαχυϛ
thick, fat
phyllonphyllnoun/nφυλλον
leaf; foliage
usadjLatinizing suffix
Salvia pachyphylla Epling
Sedum pachyphyllum Rose
Penstemon pachyphyllus Gray ex Rydb.
pachypodus
pachypoda
pachypodum
thick foot (stalk)
pachyspachyadjπαχυϛ
thick, fat
puspodnoun/mπουϛ, ποδοϛ
foot
usadjLatinizing suffix
Actaea pachypoda Ell.
pachypus
pachypodi
thick stalk (foot)
pachyspachyadjπαχυϛ
thick, fat
puspodnoun/mπουϛ, ποδοϛ
foot
Astragalus pachypus Greene
pachyrrhizus
pachyrrhiza
pachyrrhizum
thick rooted
pachyspachyadjπαχυϛ
thick, fat
rrcnctρ
sometimes the Greek aspirated 'r' is rrh and sometimes rh in the Latin transliteration
rhizarhiznoun/fριζα
root; stem, origin
usadjLatinizing suffix
Campylocentrum pachyrrhizum (Reichenb. f.) Rolfe
pachystachyus
pachystachya
pachystachyum
thick spike
pachyspachyadjπαχυϛ
thick, fat
stachysstachynoun/mσταχυϛ
spike; ear of corn
usadjLatinizing suffix
Carex pachystachya Cham.
Orthocarpus pachystachyus Gray
pallens
pallens
pallens
turning pale
pallenspallentaparpalleo
to be pale
Agrostis pallens Trin.
pallescens
pallescens
pallescens
becoming pale
pallescenspallescentaparpallesco
to turn pale
Carex pallescens L.
pallidiflorus
pallidiflora
pallidiflorum
pale flowered
palliduspallidadjpale, pallid
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
florusflorpparfloreo
to bloom, to flower
Agastache pallidiflora (Heller) Rydb.
Epidendrum pallidiflorum Hook.
Enkianthus pallidiflorus Craib
pallidulus
pallidula
pallidulum
rather pale
palliduspallidadjpale, pallid
ulusuladjadjective suffix for adjectives: diminutive
Ahtiana pallidula (Tuck. ex Riddle) Goward & Thell
pallidus
pallida
pallidum
pale
palliduspallidadjpale, pallid
Echinacea pallida (Nutt.) Nutt.
Solanum pallidum Rusby
Penstemon pallidus Small
palmatus
palmata
palmatum
hand like
palmapalmnoun/fπαλαμη
a palm, flat hand; hand; palm branch
atusatadjadjectival suffix for nouns: possessive of or likeness of something (with, shaped, made)/ for verb participles: a completed action, -ed
Anemone palmata L.
Acer palmatum Thunb.
Cordylanthus palmatus (Ferris) J.F. Macbr.
paludosus
paludosa
paludosum
marshy
paludosuspaludosadjmarshy, boggy
Phoenix paludosa Roxb.
Helodium paludosum (Sull.) Aust.
Ranunculus paludosus Poir.