Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

baccatus - banaticus

© 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005

Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

baccatus
baccata
baccatum
bearing berries
baccatusbaccatadjadorned with berries, pearls
Gaylussacia baccata (Wangenh.) K.Koch
Picrodendron baccatum (L.) Krug & Urb.
baccifer
baccifera
bacciferum
berry bearing
bacciferbacciferadjbearing berries
Cucubalus baccifer L.
Ammannia baccifera L.
bacillaris
bacillaris
bacillare
staff like
bacillumbacillnoun/nsmall staff, wand
arisaradjalis
adjective suffix for nouns: of or pertaining to
Cassia bacillaris L. f.
baculifer
baculifera
baculiferum
with small twigs
baculumbaculnoun/nstick, staff
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
ferferaparfero
to bear, carry, bring
badiocarpus
badiocarpa
badiocarpum
brown seeds
badiusbadiadjbrown, chestnut colored
oocnctconnective vowel in botanical Latin, usually for Greek words but in some cases, such as color tingeing, for Latin words
carposcarpnoun/mκαρποϛ
fruit
usadjLatinizing suffix
Euterpe badiocarpa Barb. Rodr.
badiofuscus
badiofusca
badiofuscum
dark brown
badiusbadiadjbrown, chestnut colored
oocnctconnective vowel in botanical Latin, usually for Greek words but in some cases, such as color tingeing, for Latin words
fuscusfuscadjdark, dusky, swarthy
Acarospora badiofusca (Nyl.) Th. Fr.
badius
badia
badium
chestnut brown
badiusbadiadjbrown, chestnut colored
Buellia badia (Fr.) Massal.
Trifolium badium Schreb.
Diploschistes badius Lumbsch & Elix
balearicus
balearica
balearicum
in Balearic Islands
balearicusbalearicadjBalearicus
of Balearic Islands
Brassica balearica Pers.
Cyclamen balearicum Willk.
balsameus
balsamea
balsameum
balsam like
balsameusbalsameadjbalsam like
Abies balsamea (L.) P.Mill.
balsamicus
balsamica
balsamicum
balsam like
balsamumbalsamnoun/nβαλσαμον
gum of the balsam tree, balsam tree
icusicadj-ικοϛ
adjective suffix for nouns: belonging to, from, of
Psoralea balsamica F. Muell.
balsamifer
balsamifera
balsamiferum
balsam bearing
balsamumbalsamnoun/nβαλσαμον
gum of the balsam tree, balsam tree
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
ferferaparfero
to bear, carry, bring
Placus balsamifer (L.) Baill.
Amyris balsamifera L.
Sempervivum balsamiferum (Webb & Berthel.) Schenk
Lotus balsamiferus (Kellogg) Greene
banaticus
banatica
banaticum
from Banat, Rumania
banatbanatnounBanat
Banat, Rumania
icusicadj-ικοϛ
adjective suffix for nouns: belonging to, from, of
Crocus banaticus Heuff.