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
EVOTELLA (G)
Liver Orchid (Le)
Family: ORCHIDACEAE
eu-, = well; (good, well developed, normal, true) ous, otis, = an ear; -ella, = diminutive. (little Evota, a Cape orchid genus now included in Ceratandra; refers to the flattened ear-like anther cells prominent in C. bicolor and C. harvyana)
(LS, BL, Co)
Evotella carnosa (La)

Location: (F, K)
caro, carnis, = flesh; the flesh, pulp, of fruits; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. carnosus, = abounding in flesh, fleshy. (fleshy, succulent, soft but firm) (fleshy; fat or succulent, soft but firm – probably refers to the thich fleshy nature of the inflorescence)
(ld, BL, Co)
Evotella rubiginosa (La)

Location: (F, K)
robigo, rubigo, = rust, blight, mildew, smut, mouldiness; -inis, = indicates possession or resemblance. -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. robiginosus, rubiginosus, = rusty. (rusty-red – refers to the colour of the petals)
(ld, BL, Co)