Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

pindicola - pisifer

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Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

pindicola
pindicolae
growing on Pindus Mountains
pinduspindnoun/mPindus
Πινδοϛ
a mountain in Thessaly between Macedonia and Epirus, the home of the Muses; now called Mezzara
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
colacolnoun/fincola
dweller, inhabitant -> -cola/-colus suffix
pineti
pinetorum
of pine wood(s)
generative of pinetumpinetnoun/npine woods, pine grove
Dimerella pineti (Schrader ex Ach.) Vezda
Lesquerella pinetorum Woot. & Standl.
pinguifolius
pinguifolia
pinguifolium
fat leaves
pinguispinguadjfat, plump
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
foliusfoliadjfolium
leaf
Hebe pinguifolia (Hook. f.) Cockayne & Allan
pinifolius
pinifolia
pinifolium
leaves like a pine
pinuspinnoun/fπιτυϛ
a pine or fir tree
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
foliusfoliadjfolium
leaf
Borbonia pinifolia Marloth
Astroloma pinifolium (R. Br.) Benth.
Penstemon pinifolius Greene
pinnatisectus
pinnatisecta
pinnatisectum
pinnately divided
pinnatuspinnatadjfeathered, winged
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
sectussectpparseco
to cut, cut off, cut up; divide, separate
Eryngium pinnatisectum Jepson
Erigeron pinnatisectus (Gray) A.Nels.
pinnatus
pinnata
pinnatum
pinnate
pinnatuspinnatadjfeathered, winged
Stanleya pinnata (Pursh) Britt.
Arthrophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) C. B. Clarke
Carduncellus pinnatus DC.
piperitus
piperita
piperitum
pepper like
piperituspiperitadjseasoned with pepper
Mentha x piperita L.
Zanthoxylum piperitum (L.) DC.
Lupinus piperitus A. Davids.
pisifer
pisifera
pisiferum
pea bearing
pisumpisnoun/nπισον
a legume; the pea
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
ferferaparfero
to bear, carry, bring
Chamaecyparis pisifera Sieb. & Zucc.