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
PHYLICA (G)
Phylica(Le) Hardebos
Family: RHAMNACEAE
phyllon, = a leaf. -icus, = indicates ‘belonging to’. (apparently a misspelling by Linnaeus from phyllikos, leafy)
(LS, BL, Le)
Phylica atrata (La)

Location: (K)
ater, atra, = coal-black, lustreless-black, sable, dark; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness.
(ld, BL)
Phylica buxifolia (La)
Box Hard-leaf(PS) Bukshardeblaar
Location: (F, K)
buxus, = the pale, evergreen box-tree; box-wood, for things made of box-wood; a pipe or flute; folium, = a leaf. (with leaves like the ‘box’ in the genus BUXUS)
(ld, BL, K3)
Phylica callosa (La)

Location: (K)
callum, = the hard skin or the hard flesh of plants; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. callosus, = with a hard skin, hard-skinned, thick-skinned, callous.
(ld, BL)
Phylica dodii

Location: (F)
For Anthony Hurt Wolley-Dod (1861-1948).**
(Ch)
Phylica ericoides var. ericoides (La)
Snowflakes (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
ERICA (q.v.) = evergreen heath; -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of. (heather-like)
(BL)
Phylica gracilis (La)

Location: (K)
gracilis, gracilus, = thin, slight, slender, slim, meagre, lean; simple, plain, unadorned; -ilis, = indicates capacity or ability. Hence a property or quality. (thin, slender)
(ld, BL)
Phylica humilis (La)

Location: (F, K)
humus, humi, = the earth, the ground, the soil; on the ground; -ilis, = indicates capacity or ability. Hence a property or quality. humilis, = on the ground, i.e. low, lowly, small, slight.
(ld, BL)
Phylica imberbis var. imberbis (La)
Beardless Phylica (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
im-, = in, into, for, contrary; (without) barba, = of plants, the wool; the beard, of men. imberbis, inberbis, = without a beard, beardless.
(BL, Ox, ld)
Phylica lasiocarpa (G)
Woolly-fruit Phylica (Vo)
Location: (F, K)
lasios, = shaggy with hair or wool, hairy; (shaggy, woolly) carpos, = fruit. (with woolly fruit)
(LS, BL)
Phylica minutiflora (La)

Location: (K)
minuo, minutus, = to make smaller, to lessen, diminish; little, small, minute. flos, floris, = a blossom, flower.
(ld)
Phylica parviflora (La)

Location: (K)
parvus, = little, small, petty, puny, inconsiderable. minor, = less, lesser, smaller, inferior. minimus, =, very small, very little; least, smallest. (little, small, puny) flos, floris, = a blossom, flower.
(ld, BL)
Phylica plumosa var. plumosa (La)
Plumed Phylica (Wf) Veerkoppie (PS)
Location: (F, K)
pluma, = a small, soft feather; fine, soft feathers, down; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. plumosus, = full of down or feathers, covered with feathers, feathered.
(ld, BL)
Phylica selaginoides (La)

Location: (K)
selago, = the club-moss resembling the savin-tree, Lycopodium selago; (SELAGO (q.v.)) -inus, = indicates possession or likeness; -oides, = like, resembling, having the form or nature of.
(ld, BL)
Phylica spicata var. spicata (La)

Location: (K)
spico, = to furnish with spikes or ears; spina, spicus, = a thorn; a prickle or spine; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness.
(ld, BL)
Phylica strigulosa (La)

Location: (K)
stringo, strigosus,= to draw tight, to bind or tie tight; to draw, bind or press together; to pull or strip off, to pluck off, prune; lean, lank, thin, meagre. (striga, = a straight rigid close-pressed rather short bristle-like hair) -ulus, = diminutive; -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. (covered with strigae)
(ld, BL)