Species within a genus

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ORNITHOGALUM (G)
Chincherinchee (Le)
Family: HYACINTHACEAE
ornis, = a bird; ornith-,= pertaining to birds, bird-like; gala, = milk; (pigeon’s milk- (high fat, milk-like secretions produced in pigeons’ crops for feeding young. “Bird’s milk” was colloquial in Ancient Greek for something beautiful)
(LS, BL, Le)
Ornithogalum dregeanum (La)

Location: (K)
For Johann Franz (Jean Francois) Drège (1794-1881).** -anus, = belonging to, connected with, pertaining to, used to form adjectives from nouns, particularly from geographical and personal names.
(Ch, BL)