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TECOPHILAEACEAE (La, G)
Cyanella Family (Wf)
tego, tectus, = to cover, hide, conceal; to shelter, protect, defend; to cover over, enclose; covered, i.e. hidden, concealed; philios, = loving, friendly, kind.
(ld, LS)
THELYPTERIDACEAE (G)
Fern Family(Le)
thelus , thelea, thele, = female; a teat, nipple; pteron, = a feather, wings; pteron, = a feather, wings; -is, = indicates a close connection. pteris, = fern.
(LS, BL, Ro)
Theophrastus of Eresus (c.371-288 BC),** was an early Greek botanist.
(Ch)
THYMELAEACEAE (La)
Daphne Family(Wf)
thymum, = thyme; -ellum, = diminutive.
(ld, BL)
TILIACEAE (La)
Hibiscus Family(Le)
tilia, = the linden or lime-tree. Included in Malvaceae.
(ld, Le)
TYPHACEAE (G)
Bullrush Family(Le)
typhe, = cat’s tail.
(Ox)