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
WURMBEA
Spike Lily (Le)
Family: COLCHICACEAE
For Christoph Carl Friedrich von Wurmb (1742 - 1782).**
(Ch)
Wurmbea punctata [Was Onixotis punctata] (La)
Hanekammetjie (PS)
Location: (F, K)
pungo, = to prick, puncture; to sting; vex, grieve, trouble, disturb, afflict, mortify, annoy; punctus, punctum, = pricked in, like a point; that which is pricked or pricked in, a point, small hole, puncture; small spot; (point, position, dot, small spot) -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. (covered by minute imptessions as if made by a point of a pin)
(ld, BL)
Wurmbea recurva (La)

Location: (K)
recurvus, = turned back, bent, crooked, or curved back. (recurved, curved backwards)
(ld, BL)
Wurmbea spicata (La)
White Spike Lily(Wf) Witkoppie(PS)
Location: (F)
spico, = to furnish with spikes or ears; spina, spicus, = a thorn; a prickle or spine; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness.
(ld, BL)