CRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes: Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology

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CRC Press, Nov 17, 1999 - Science - 696 pages
The 'CRC World Dictionary of Plant Names', a four volume set, is the most comprehensive work of its kind available today. The reader will find its coverage absorbing and useful. Umberto Quattrocchi, was awarded the prestigious Hanbury Botanical Garden Award for his studies on flowers and gardens.
 

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Malleola J J Smith Schlechter Orchidaceae
1751
low copper vygie fingerkanna Latin malleolus little hammer referring to the shape
1768
Malesherbia Ruíz Pav Malesherbiaceae Malleostemon J Green Myrtaceae
1786
Malidra Raf Myrtaceae herbarii Hügeliani decades tres 207 Vindobonae
1838
Referring to Eugenia aquea Burm f and Syzygium aqueum Mallophyton Wurdack Melastomataceae
1885
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