Thursday 24 August 2023

Loeseneriella africana var. obtusifolia (Roxb.) N.Hallé

Loeseneriella africana (Willd.) R.Wilczek

¿ LOES-ner-ee-EL-luh ? -- named for Theodor Loesener, German botanist ... Wikipedia
af-ri-KAHN-uh -- of or from Africa ... Dave's Botanary
ob-too-sih-FOH-lee-uh -- blunt leaf ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: Indo-China paddle-pod • Konkani: दवस davas • Malayalam: പുറംകൊടി puramkodi • Marathi: दौशीर daushir • Tamil: மெந்தக் கொடி menthakkodi • Telugu: మేడితీగ mediteega


botanical names: Loeseneriella africana var. obtusifolia (Roxb.) N.Hallé ... homotypic synonyms: Hippocratea obtusifolia Roxb. • Loeseneriella obtusifolia (Roxb.) A.C.Sm. ... and more at POWO
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
Indo-China paddle-pod
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ainshi
  • for Loeseneriella obtusifolia (Roxb.) A.C.Sm. ... Flora of India Vol. 5, Botanical Survey of India
  • this does not seem to be a valid name
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Roman ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala
दवस davas
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
പുറംകൊടി puramkodi
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
दौशीर daushir
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu
மெந்தக் கொடி menthakkodi
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
మేడితీగ mediteega
  • for Loeseneriella obtusifolia (Roxb.) A.C.Sm. ... Flora Andhrika - Plant Wealth of Andhra Pradesh, India
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Andhra Pradesh, *Assam, Goa, Maharashtra, *Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
~~~~~ x ~~~~~
Celastraceae Hippocrateaceae endemic "Loeseneriella africana" "Hippocratea africana" "Loeseneriella africana var obtusifolia" "Hippocratea obtusifolia" "Loeseneriella obtusifolia" "climbing shrub"

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