List of Epithets

Specific epithets their meaning and number of taxon (synonym) entries

Epithet

Meaning

Entries

wallichia 0 (1)
wallichiana in honor of Dr. Nathaniel Wallich (1786–1854), Danish surgeon and botanist who worked in India 0 (2)
wallichianum in honor of Dr. Nathaniel Wallich (1786–1854), Danish surgeon and botanist who worked in India 1 (0)
wallichii in honor of Dr. Nathaniel Wallich (1786–1854), Danish surgeon and botanist who worked in India 4 (0)
walteriana 0 (1)
wangii 0 (1)
warburgii in honor of Otto Warburg (1859–1938), German botanist 0 (1)
warneckei in honor of Otto Warnecke [fl. 1899], gardener and plant collector in Togo 1 (1)
warnekei 0 (1)
wawraei 1 (0)
weinmannianum 0 (1)
weinmannii 0 (1)
wellingtonia 0 (1)
welwitschiana 0 (1)
welwitschianus 0 (2)
welwitschii honors Friedrich Martin Josef Welwitsch (1806-1872), an Austrian explorer and botanist working in of Portuguese Africa 0 (3)
wilkesiana 0 (1)
williamsii 1 (0)
willkommii 0 (1)
wittei in honor of Gaston-François de Witte (1897-1980), Belgian herpetologist 0 (1)
wlassovianum 1 (0)
worsleyi 0 (1)
wrightii in honor of Charles Wright (1811-1885), an U.S. American botanical collector 2 (0)