Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

arenarius - areolatus

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Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

arenarius
arenaria
arenarium
relating to sand
arenaarennoun/fsand; slime, mud
ariusariadjadjective suffix for nouns or numbers: connected to or possessed by
Opuntia arenaria Engelm.
Camptothecium arenarium (Lesq.) Jaeg.
Dianthus arenarius L.
arenicola
arenicolae
living in sand
arenaarennoun/fsand; slime, mud
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
colacolnoun/fincola
dweller, inhabitant -> -cola/-colus suffix
Penstemon arenicola A.Nels.
arenosus
arenosa
arenosum
very sandy
arenaarennoun/fsand; slime, mud
osusosadjadjective suffix for nouns: plenitude or notable development
Acacia arenosa Willd.
Aphyllon arenosum Suksdorf
Aster arenosus (Heller) Blake
areolatus
areolata
areolatum
with small open places
areolaareolnoun/fa small, open place
atusatadjadjectival suffix for nouns: possessive of or likeness of something (with, shaped, made)/ for verb participles: a completed action, -ed
Woodwardia areolata (L.) T.Moore
Erythroxylum areolatum L.