Names of Plants in India :: Launaea sarmentosa (Willd.) Kuntze

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Dinesh Valke

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Jul 15, 2023, 12:33:24 PM7/15/23
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Launaea sarmentosa (Willd.) Kuntze

Launaea sarmentosa (Willd.) Kuntze

¿ LAW-nay-ee-ah ? -- named for French lawyer Jean Claude Mien Mordant de Launay ... Hortipendium
sar-men-TOH-suh -- producing a runner ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: beach launaea, style plant • Gujarati: અલમીરો alamiro, ભોપાથરી bhopathari, ભુઈપાત્ર bhuipatra • Kachchhi: ગેંમાર gemmar, ગુડવલ gudval • Kannada: ಬೋನಪತ್ರಿ bonapatri • Konkani: अलमीरो almiro • Malayalam: ഏട്ടച്ചപ്പ് ettachappu, കടൽക്കൊഴുപ്പ kadalkkozhuppa • Marathi: सागर पाथरी sagar pathari • Rajasthani: पाथरी pathri • Tamil: செந்தம் centam, எழுத்தாணி eluttani, கட்டாரி kattari


botanical names: Launaea sarmentosa (Willd.) Kuntze ... homotypic synonyms: Lactuca sarmentosa (Willd.) Wight ex DC. ... heterotypic synonyms: Launaea pinnatifida Cass. ... and more at POWO
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
beach launaea
  • name coined, for want of name; descriptive name suggesting habitat
style plant
  • for Launaea pinnatifida Cass. ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras ... having a style-like flower; style = a pointed instrument for engraving, drawing, or writing
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
અલમીરો alamiro, ભોપાથરી bhopathari (or ભોપાત્રી bhopatri), ભુઈપાત્ર bhuipatra
~~~~~ KACHCHHI ~~~~~
ગેંમાર gemmar (or ગેંવાર genvar), ગુડવલ gudval
  • for Launaea pinnatifida Cass. ... PLANTS OF CUTCH AND THEIR UTILITY by THAKAR, JAIKRISHNA INDRAJI, 1926
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಬೋನಪತ್ರಿ bonapatri
  • for Launaea pinnatifida Cass. ... Mandayam Digital Library - Latin and Kannada names of indigenous and medicinal plants of Mysore by S G Narsimhachar
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
अलमीरो almiro
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
ഏട്ടച്ചപ്പ് ettachappu, കടൽക്കൊഴുപ്പ kadalkkozhuppa
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
सागर पाथरी sagar pathari
  • Further Flowers of Sahyadri by Shrikant Ingalhalikar, the second among the three field guides to identify plants of northern Western Ghats of India, based on flowers
  • name variant of पाथरी pathari = पातरी pathari ... A dictionary, Marathi and English by Molesworth, J. T. (James Thomas)
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
पाथरी pathri
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
செந்தம் centam, எழுத்தாணி eluttani, கட்டாரி kattari
  • for Launaea pinnatifida Cass. ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in States and Union Territories of India ~~~~~
*Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, *Uttar Pradesh, *West Bengal; islands & coastal areas
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
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Sam Kuzhalanattu

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Jul 16, 2023, 8:40:29 AM7/16/23
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Beautiful click and work dear Dinesh ji 👍
Both Malayalam and English spelling are correct, with regards, Sam.

Mahadeswara

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Jul 17, 2023, 12:20:38 AM7/17/23
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Very nice compilation Dinesh ji.
Kannada name and its English transliteration look  correct to me.
With Regards,

Dinesh Valke

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Jul 17, 2023, 6:50:27 AM7/17/23
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Thanks very much, Sam ji, for validating the Malayalam names, and for the appreciation.
Regards.
Dinesh

Gurcharan Singh

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Jul 20, 2023, 11:24:29 AM7/20/23
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Another very useful contribution Dinesh ji.
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