NOTAS NOMENCLATURALES SOBRE IRIDACEAE
- Letter to the Editor. Burdon, Rowland // New Zealand Tree Grower;May2014, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p29
A letter to the editor in response to an article by Wink Sutton on the use of common names and botanical scientific names published in the November 2013 issue is presented.
- Letter to the Editors - Scientific names. McDonald, Ian // Naturalist (00280771);Dec2013, Vol. 138 Issue 1084, p219
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Two major advantages of the scientific binomial names are that it is internationally meaningful and that it is stable over time, with changes properly documented" in the August 2013 issue.
- acidanthera:. Schlegel, Rolf H. J. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p443
An encyclopedia entry for the term "acidanthera" is presented.
- SOBRE NOMBRE CIENTIFICO CORRECTO DE LA MANZANILLA, (MATRICARIA RECUTITA L., ASTERACEAE). Xifreda, Cecilia Carmen // Darwiniana;1985, Vol. 26, p373
The correct scientific name for the "manzanilla" or scented camomile, cultivated in Argentina is validated (Matricaria recutita L, Asteraceae). A brief account regarding the controversies on its nomenclature is given.
- UNA NUEVA COMBINACIÃ“N EN LARNAX (SOLANACEAE). Hunziker, Armando T. // Darwiniana;1995, Vol. 33, p371
Larnax peruciana (Zahlbr.) Hunz was published by Hunziker, 1977, without mention of the basionym. In this note the validation is made.
- pear. Morton, Mark // Cupboard Love;1997, p221
An encyclopedia entry for the term "pear" is presented. A pear was a pirum to the ancient Romans. The spelling of the name of the fruit shifted throughout the Middle Ages and Renaissance, moving from peru to peore to pure to peer before finally settling on pear in the sixteenth century....
- TIGRIDIA PUGANA (IRIDACEAE: TIGRIDIEAE), A NEW SPECIES FROM JALISCO, MEXICO. Rodríguez, Aarón; Ortiz-Catedral, Luis // Acta Botanica Mexicana;2006, Issue 76, p59
Tigridia pugana (Iridaceae: Tigridieae) is described as a new species. It is characterized by producing bulbils in the axils of the cauline leaves. The flower of Tigridia pugana resembles that of T. pulchella B.L. Rob. but differs by having longer style branches that are bifid their full length,...
- WHAT'S IN A NAME? Huxley, Franziska Reed // Garden Design;May/Jun93, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p36
The article offers information on the ways on how to identify the Japanese flowering cherry plant, which has different species of cherry trees cultivated in the country. To ensure the same plant is gotten, one must know its scientific or botanical name which is written in Latin, a language...
- Liverwort. // New Scientist;10/7/2006, Vol. 191 Issue 2572, p56
The article offers information about the commonly used names of plants. Some of the names of plants come from the names used in the local language of the area discovered by western explorers. Some names are derived from their functions, like feverfew can bring down fevers, while the fleabanes...