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
CARPANTHEA (G)
Woolly Socks (Wf) Vetkousie (Le)
Family: AIZOACEAE
carpos, = fruit; anthos, = flower. (allusion rather vague) (referring to the open fruit which looks like a star-shaped flower when open)
(BL, Le, Cl)
Carpanthea pomeridiana (La)
Clock Plants(PS) Vetkousie
Location: (F)
po, post, = behind, back, backwards; afterwards, after; beneath; meridies, = mid-day, noon; -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names. meridianus, = of or belonging to mid-day, mid-day. (opening in the afternoon)
(ld, BL)