Wednesday 19 October 2022

Eulophia herbacea Lindl.

Eulophia herbacea Lindl.

yoo-LOH-fee-uh -- Greek: eu (well, good, thoroughly, completely); lophos (crested); referring to well crested labellum ... efloraofindiaDave's Botanary
her-buh-KEE-uh or her-buh-SEE-uh -- not woody ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: herbaceous eulophia • Hindi: बिलारीकंद bilarikand, माला कन्द mala kand, सालप salap, वन सिंगाड़ा van singara • Marathi: कुकुडकंद kukudkand • Sanskrit: मुञ्जातक munjataka

botanical names: Eulophia herbacea Lindl. ... homotypic synonyms: Graphorkis herbacea (Lindl.) Lyons ... heterotypic synonyms: Eulophia albiflora Edgew. ex Lindl. • Eulophia brachypetala Lindl. • Eulophia lachnocheila Hook.f. • Eulophia vera Royle • Geodorum bicolor (Roxb.) Voigt • Graphorkis bicolor (Roxb.) Kuntze • Graphorkis lachnocheila (Hook.f.) Kuntze • Limodorum bicolor Roxb. ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
herbaceous eulophia
corduroy orchids
  • Wikipedia - Eulophia, commonly known as corduroy orchids, is a genus of about two hundred species
~~~~~ GUJARAT ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
अमरकन्द amarkand
  • In India, the term “Amarkand” is commonly used for around 30 different plant species belonging to genus Eulophia (Orchidaceae). This single local name Amarkand to different taxonomical species creates uncertainty about its ethnomedical and nutritional claims. ... Narkhede AN, Kasote DM, Kuvalekar AA, Harsulkar AM, Jagtap SD. - Amarkand: A comprehensive review on its ethnopharmacology, nutritional aspects, and taxonomy. - J Intercult Ethnopharmacol. 2016 Mar 30;5(2):198-204. doi: 10.5455/jice.20160324054420. PMID: 27104043; PMCID: PMC4835997.
बिलारीकंद bilarikand, वन सिंगाड़ा van singara
माला कन्द mala kand
सालप salap
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
कुकुडकंद kukudkand
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
मुञ्जातक munjataka
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
சாலாமிசிரி calamiciri
  • Distribution of this plant in Tamil Nadu is doubtful; not found recorded.
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