GRASSES

Roger Whitehead rgw at office-futures.com
Thu Jun 15 04:37:50 EST 2000


In article <Omu9noo1$GA.347 at cpmsnbbsa08>, Scott Mcphee wrote:
> Is this a synonym of Leonotis leonurus Roger?

[Part II - a light dawns]

Leonurus is Greek for lion's tail (leon + oura), while Leonotis is 
Greek for lion's ear (leon + ous,otis). Now we can be confused 
bilingually.  8-)

Regards,
 
Roger
 
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Roger Whitehead,
Oxted, Surrey, England






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