Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

comans - comptus

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Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

comans
comans
comans
covered with hair
comanscomantadjcovered with hair
Carex comans Berggr.
comatus
comata
comatum
hairy
comatuscomatadjhairy
Allionia comata Small
comitatus
comitata
comitatum
accompanied
comitatuscomitatpparattended, accompanied
commixtus
commixta
commixtum
mixed together
commixtuscommixtpparcommisceo
to mix, to intermingle
Sorbus commixta Hedl.
Eriogonum commixtum Greene ex Tidestrom
Astragalus commixtus Bunge
communis
communis
commune
common
communiscommunadjcommon, ordinary
Canarium commune L.
Commelina communis L.
commutatus
commutata
commutatum
changeable
commutatuscommutatpparcommuto
to change, t alter; to exchange
Selaginella commutata Alderw.
Polygonatum commutatum (J.A. & J.H.Schultes) A.Dietr.
Aster commutatus (Torr. & Gray) Gray
comosus
comosa
comosum
hairy
comosuscomosadjhairy, with long hair
Hippocrepis comosa L.
Muscari comosum (L.) P.Mill.
Ananas comosus (L.) Merr.
compactus
compacta
compactum
compact
compactuscompactadjcompacted, compressed
Acaena compacta Hauman
Linum compactum A.Nels.
Erigeron compactus Blake
complanatus
complanata
complanatum
flattened
complanatuscomplanatadjcomplano
to level, flatten
Acarospora complanata H. Magn.
Diphasiastrum complanatum (L.) Holub
Scirpus complanatus Retz.
complexus
complexa
complexum
embraced
complexuscomplexpparcomplector
to encircle, entwine, surround
Muehlenbeckia complexa Meisn.
complicatus
complicata
complicatum
folded back on itself
complicatuscomplicatpparcomplico
to fold together, roll up
Rosa complicata Gren.
Spartium complicatum L.
Adenocarpus complicatus (L.) J. Gay
compositus
composita
compositum
compounded
composituscompositadjput together, brought together
Aspicilia composita (Lynge) J. W. Thomson
Eriogonum compositum Dougl. ex Benth.
Erigeron compositus Pursh
compressus
compressa
compressum
compressed
compressuscompresspparcomprimo
to compress, squeeze together
Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr.
Eriocaulon compressum Lam.
Anastrophus compressus (Sw.) Schlecht. ex Doell
comptus
compta
comptum
adorned
comptuscomptpadjadorned; embellished, ornate
Crataegus compta Sarg.