Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
For Jacob Frederich Ehrhardt (1742 - 95).**
(Ch)
Ehrharta brevifolia var. brevifolia (La)

Location: (F)
brevis, = short, little, of small extent; small, narrow; low; brief; folium, = a leaf. (short leaves)
(ld, BL)
Ehrharta bulbosa (La)

Location: (F, K)
bulbus, = a bulb, bulbous root, an onion; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. bulbosus, = bulbous. (bulbous)
(ld, BL)
Ehrharta calycina (G)
Perennial Veld Grass(PS) Polgras Rooipootijie
Location: (F, K)
calyx, = the cup or calyx of a flower, a flower bud; (covering of a flower or fruit); -inus, = indicateing material or colour, hence possession or resemblance. (belonging to the calyx, with a well developed calyx)
(LS, BL)
Ehrharta capensis (La)
Knol-Ehrharta(PS) Olifantsgras
Location: (F)
cape, = Cape of Good Hope; -ensis, = indicates country or place of growth, or origin or else habitat. (pertaining to the Cape of Good Hope; Cape Peninsula)
(BL)
Ehrharta dura (La)
Brandgras(PS)
Location: (K)
durus, = hard, rough.
(ld)
Ehrharta erecta var, erecta (La)
Lamarck’s Ehrharta(PS) Panic Veld Grasss
Location: (F, K)
erigo, = to raise or set up, to erect. erectus, = set up, upright, elevated, lofty.
(ld)
Ehrharta longiflora (La)
Annual Veldgrass(PS) Rooisaadgras
Location: (F)
longus, = long; flos, floris,= a blossom, flower.
(ld)
Ehrharta microlaena (G, La)

Location: (K)
mikros, = little, small; petty, mean, trivial insignificant; laena, = a lined upper garment, cloak, mantle.
(LS, ld)
Ehrharta ottonis
Nut Root Grass (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
For Frederich Otto (1782-1856).**
(Ch)
Ehrharta ramosa subsp. aphylla (La, G)

Location: (K)
ramus, = a branch, bough, twig; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. (branched) ramosus, = full of boughs, having many branches, braching, branchy. a-, an-, = denotes privative, negative; a-, = without, not, -less, un-; phyllon, = a leaf. aphyllos, = leafless, of dry wood. (without leaves)
(ld, BL, Ox, LS)
Ehrharta rehmannii filiformis (La)
Cushion Grass (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
For Anton Rehmann (Rehman) (1840-1917).** filum, fili-, = a thread; forma, = form, contour, figure, shape, appearance. (thread-shaped; slender like a thread; as the filaments of most plants, and the styles of many)
(Ch, ld, BL)
Ehrharta rehmannii rehmannii
Creeping Grass (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
For Anton Rehmann (Rehman) (1840-1917).**
(Ch)
Ehrharta rupestris subsp. dodii (La)
Reed-like Grass(Vo)
Location: (K)
rupes, = a rock, of a cliff; -estris, = indicates place of growth. (rock or cliff-dwelling) For Anthony Hurt Wolley-Dod (1861-1948).**
(ld, BL, Ch)
Ehrharta rupestris subsp. rupestris (La)
Reed-like Grass (Vo)
Location: (K)
rupes, = a rock, of a cliff; -estris, = indicates place of growth. (rock or cliff-dwelling)
(ld, BL)
Ehrharta rupestris subsp. tricostata (La, G)
Reed-like Grass (Vo)
Location: (F)
rupes, = a rock, of a cliff; -estris, = indicates place of growth. (rock or cliff-dwelling) tri-, = three times, thrice; costa, = a side, a wall; (mid-rib) -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. costatus, = having ribs, ribbed, (ribbed; having one or more primary veins or ridges)
(ld, BL, LS)
Ehrharta setacea subsp. setacea (La)
Lax-tufted Grass (Vo)
Location: (F)
saeta, seta, = a thick, stiff hair, a bristle; of the spiny leaves of coniferous trees; (a bristle, bristle-like organ, as the fruit-stalk of a (sporophore) moss) -aceus, = indicates resemblance.
(ld, BL)
Ehrharta setacea subsp. uniflora (La)
Curly Tuft-grass (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
saeta, seta, = a thick, stiff hair, a bristle; of the spiny leaves of coniferous trees; (a bristle, bristle-like organ, as the fruit-stalk of a (sporophore) moss) -aceus, = indicates resemblance. unus, = one, alone,only, sole, single; flos, floris, = a blossom, flower. (single-flowered)
(ld, BL)
Ehrharta villosa var. villosa (La)
Muggiesgras(PS) Pipe Grass Pypgras
Location: (K)
villus, = shaggy hair, a tuft of hair; (long weak hairs) -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. villosus, = hairy, shaggy, rough. (villous, i.e. shaggy with fairly long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs)
(ld, BL)