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
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This volume provides the origins and meanings of the names of genera and species of extant vascular plants, with the genera arranged alphabetically from M to Q.
 

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Latin malus apple appletree see Christo Albertyn Malleastrum Baillon J F Leroy Meliaceae
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5355 1981 From the Greek mallos wool and phoros carrying
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Referring to Eugenia aquea Burm f and Syzygium aqueum Mallophyton Wurdack Melastomataceae
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