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
MIMETES (G)
Pagoda Bush(Le) Stompie (Wf) Pagoda
Family: PROTEACEAE
mimētikos, = imitative. (similarity of general appearance to members of some other genera)
(LS, Le)
Mimetes arboreus (La)
Kogelberg Pagoda(PS) Kogelberg vaalstompie
Location: (K)
arbor, = a tree; -eus, =indicates material or colour or resemblance in quality. arboreus, = of or pertaining to a tree. (tree-like)
(ld, BL)
Mimetes argenteus (La)
Silver Pagoda(PS) Silver-leaved Bottlebrush Vaalstompie
Location: (K)
argentum, = white metal; silver; -eum, = indicates material or colour or resemblance in quality. argenteus, = of or from silver, made of silver; of a white, silver colour, silvery. (silvery)
(ld, BL)
Mimetes capitulatus (La)
Conical Pagoda(PS)
Location: (F, K)
caput, = of things; the head, top, summit, point, end, extremity; -ulus, -ellus, = diminutive; capitulum, = a small head; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. capitulatus, = having or ending in a small head.
(ld, BL)
Mimetes cucullatus (La)
Red-crested Pagoda(Wf) Common Pagoda(PS) Rooistompie
Location: (F, K)
cucullus, = a covering; a cap, hood; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. cucullatus, = hooded, having a hood. (hooded)
(ld, BL)
Mimetes hirtus (La)
Marsh Pagoda(PS)
Location: (F, K)
hirtus, = rough, hairy, shaggy, uneven surface.
(ld)
Mimetes hottentoticus (La)
Matchstick Pagoda(PS)
Location: (K)
hottentot, = the Hottentots Holland Mountains; -icus, = indicates ‘belonging to’.
(Co, BL)
Mimetes palustris (La)
Cryptic Pagoda(PS)
Location: (F)
palus, paludis, = a swamp, marsh, morass, bog, fen, pool. palustris, = fenny, marshy, swampy.
(ld)
Mimetes stokoei
Mace Pagoda(PS)
Location: (K)
For Thomas Pearson Stokoe (1868-1959).**
(Ch)