Friday 1 July 2022

Dicliptera foetida (Forssk.) Blatt.

Dicliptera foetida (Forssk.) Blatt.

dye-CLIP-ter-uh -- Greek: diklis (double-folding); pteron (wing) ... Dave's Botanary
FET-uh-duh -- stinking ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: stinking foldwing • Kannada: ಗಬ್ಬು ನೆರಿಗೆರೆಕ್ಕೆ gabbu nerigerekke • Konkani: जिवणी jivani • Marathi: जिवणी jivani • Telugu: కంపు కుసుమ gabbu kusuma


botanical names: Dicliptera foetida (Forssk.) Blatt. ... accepted infraspecifics: Dicliptera foetida var. foetidaDicliptera foetida var. ghatica (Santapau) M.R.Almeida • Dicliptera foetida var. kanarana M.R.Almeida ... synonyms: Dicliptera bivalvis Juss. • Justicia foetida Forssk. ... POWO ... and Dicliptera zeylanica Nees in A.DC., Prodr. 11: 474. 1847; B.D.Sharma et al., Fl. Karnataka Anal. 204. 1984.
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
stinking foldwing
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಗಬ್ಬು ನೆರಿಗೆರೆಕ್ಕೆ gabbu nerigerekke
  • Many thanks to Dr Mahadeswara Swamy for help with this name ... efloraofindia ... ಗಬ್ಬು ನೆರಿಗೆರೆಕ್ಕೆ gabbu nerigerekke = stinking foldwing
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
जिवणी jivani
  • name borrowed from Marathi (language from neighbouring region), for want of name
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
no given name
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
जिवणी jivani
  • Flowers of Sahyadri, a field guide to identify flowers of northern Western Ghats of India by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
no given name
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
కంపు కుసుమ gabbu kusuma
  • Many thanks to A Lalithamba for help with this name ... efloraofindia
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