Names of Plants in India :: Habenaria ovalifolia Wight

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Dinesh Valke

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Sep 24, 2012, 6:59:35 AM9/24/12
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Habenaria ovalifolia Wight ... (family: Orchidaceae)

Habenaria ovalifolia Wight

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hab-en-AR-ee-uh -- from the Latin habena (rein), refers to shape of orchid's spur ... Dave's Botanary
o-val-ee-FOH-lee-uh -- oval leaf ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: oval-leaved habenariaMarathi: उंच हबेअमरी uncha habe-amri

botanical names: Habenaria ovalifolia Wight ... synonyms: not sure of synonym(s)


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Photographed at Tungareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary ... 02 SEP 12
Many thanks to Dr Pankaj Kumar Sahani and Sweedle Cerejo for the ID.

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Dinesh

Prashant Awale

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Sep 24, 2012, 8:07:56 AM9/24/12
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Dear Dinesh,
Great find. Liked the photograph.
Tungareshwar WLS seems to have lot of hidden treasure.....
Regards
Prashant


Dinesh

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Dinesh Valke

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Sep 24, 2012, 8:47:46 AM9/24/12
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Oh yes - hidden treasure everywhere ! Was lucky to sight it, dear Prashant !
Regards.
Dinesh
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