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
OTHOLOBIUM (G)
Skaapbostee (Le)
Family: FABACEAE
otheo, osaske, = to thrust, push, shove, force away or from a place; othein, = to push; lobos, = the lobe or lower part of the ear; (capsule or pod). -ium = diminutive. (fruit of O. caffrum appears to push out of the calyx)
(LS, Ox, BL, Le)
Otholobium bracteolatum (La)
Swawelbos(PS)
Location: (F, K)
bractea, brattea, = a thin plate of metal, gold-leaf; thin layers of wood, veneers; (bract) -olus, = diminutive; bracteole, = a thin leaf of gold. -atus, = indicates possession or likeness.
(ld, BL)
Otholobium dreweae

Location: (F)
For Priscilla Brierly Drewe (1926 - ).**
Otholobium obliquum (La)

Location: (K)
obliquus, oblicus, = sidelong, slanting, awry, oblique. (when the degree of inequality of the two sides is slight; and when the margin points to the heavens, the apex to the horizon)
(ld, BL)
Otholobium rotundifolium (La)

Location: (F, K)
rotundus, = wheel-shaped, i.e. round, circular, spherical, rotund. (almost circular, with length to breadth almost 6 to 5) folium, = a leaf.
(ld, BL)
Otholobium thomii

Location: (F)
For Dr George Thom (1789-1842).**
(Ch)
Otholobium virgatum (La)

Location: (F, K)
virga, = a slender green branch, a twig, sprout, switch, rod; (slender green branch, twig, scion, stripe) -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. virgatus, = made of twigs or osiers. (twiggy, long and slender, or streaked, rod-like)
(ld, BL)
Otholobium zeyheri

Location: (F, K)
For Carl Ludwig Philipp Zeyher (1799-1858).**
(Ch)