Wednesday 25 January 2023

Habenaria foliosa A.Rich.

Habenaria foliosa A.Rich.

hab-en-AR-ee-uh -- Latin: habena (rein or strap), referring to shape of orchid's spur ... Dave's Botanary
fo-lee-OH-suh -- leafy ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: leafy habenaria • Marathi: उग्र हबेअमरी ugra habe-amri

botanical names: Habenaria foliosa A.Rich. ... synonyms: none ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
leafy habenaria
  • name coined, for want of name; derived from the descriptive epithet - foliosa = leafy
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
उग्र हबेअमरी ugra habe-amri
  • name coined, for want of name, by Shrikant Ingalhalikar, author of Flowers of Sahyadri, the first among three field guides to identify plants of northern Western Ghats of India, based on flowers ... उग्र ugra = foetid, flowers smelling unpleasant; हबेअमरी habe-amri - the genus name Habenaria, Marathicised
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ x ~~~~~
Orchidaceae "terrestrial orchid" endemic herb "Habenaria foliosa" "leafy habenaria"

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