Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

Dictionary of Botanical Epithets

fimbriatulus - fistulosus

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Epithet

Definition

Derivation

Stem

Type/
Gender

Meaning

fimbriatulus
fimbriatula
fimbriatulum
somewhat fimbriate (fringed)
fimbriaefimbrinoun/ffibers, threads, shreds, fringe
atusatadjadjectival suffix for nouns: possessive of or likeness of something (with, shaped, made)/ for verb participles: a completed action, -ed
ulusuladjadjective suffix for adjectives: diminutive
Viola fimbriatula Sm.
fimbriatus
fimbriata
fimbriatum
fringed
fimbriaefimbrinoun/ffibers, threads, shreds, fringe
atusatadjadjectival suffix for nouns: possessive of or likeness of something (with, shaped, made)/ for verb participles: a completed action, -ed
Parnassia fimbriata Koenig
Allium fimbriatum S.Wats.
Amaranthus fimbriatus (Torr.) Benth. ex S. Wats.
firmipes
firmipedes
strong feet
firmusfirmadjfirm, strong, durable, stable
iicnctconnective vowel used by botanical Latin
pespednoun/mfoot; claw
firmus
firma
firmum
strong
firmusfirmadjfirm, strong, durable, stable
Cladonia firma (Nyl.) Nyl.
Aconitum firmum Reichb.
Aster firmus Nees
fissus
fissa
fissum
cleft
fissusfisspparfindo
to cleave, split, separate, divide
Potentilla fissa Nutt.
Delphinium fissum Waldst. & Kit.
Rubus fissus Lindl.
fistulosus
fistulosa
fistulosum
tubular
fistulafistulnoun/fpipe, tube, hollow reed or stalk
osusosadjadjective suffix for nouns: plenitude or notable development
Monarda fistulosa L.
Allium fistulosum L.
Asphodelus fistulosus L.