Names of Plants in India :: Flemingia nilgheriensis (Benth. ex Baker f.) Wight ex T.Cooke

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Dinesh Valke

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Dec 9, 2022, 11:59:55 PM12/9/22
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Flemingia nilgheriensis (Benth. ex Baker f.) Wight ex T.Cooke

Flemingia nilgheriensis (Benth. ex Baker f.) Wight ex T.Cooke

flem-MING-ee-uh -- named for John Fleming, President of the Medical Board of Bengal ... Dave's Botanary
¿ nil-ghey-ree-EN-sis ? -- of or from Nilgiris, a mountain range in southernmost Western Ghats, India

commonly known as: Nilgiri flemingia • Kannada: ನೀಲಗಿರಿ ಮೂರೆಲೆ Nilgiri moorale • Malayalam: കരിമ്പാല karimbala • Marathi: निलगिरी जरतारी Nilgiri jartari


botanical names: Flemingia nilgheriensis (Benth. ex Baker f.) Wight ex T.Cooke ... homotypic synonyms: Flemingia vestita var. nilgheriensis Benth. ex Baker f. • Lepidocoma nilgheriensis (Benth. ex Baker f.) M.R.Almeida • Maughania nilgheriensis (Benth. ex Baker f.) H.L.Li ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
Nilgiri flemingia
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ನೀಲಗಿರಿ ಮೂರೆಲೆ Nilgiri moorale
  • name given for want of name; ನೀಲಗಿರಿ Nilgiri, derived from the geographical epithet nilgheriensis = of or from Nilgiris, a mountain range in southernmost Western Ghats; ಮೂರೆಲೆ moorale = three leaved plant ... on lines of the name ಕಾಡು ಮೂರೆಲೆ kaadu moorele = wild three leaved plant, given to Flemingia macrophylla (Willd.) Kuntze ex Merr.
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
കരിമ്പാല karimbala
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
निलगिरी जरतारी Nilgiri jartari
  • name given for want of name; जरतारी jartari is a name given to a close species Flemingia gracilis (Mukerjee) Ali; the prefix निलगिरी Nilgiri derived from the geographical epithet nilgheriensis = of or from Nilgiris, a mountain range in southernmost Western Ghats
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
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Mahadeswara

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Dec 10, 2022, 11:33:35 PM12/10/22
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Dear Dinesh ji,
Given Kannada names are  O.K. for me.
With Regards,
M.Swamy

J.M. Garg

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Dec 11, 2022, 7:55:02 PM12/11/22
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Great work, Dinesh ji
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With regards,
J. M. Garg

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Gurcharan Singh

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Dec 15, 2022, 9:03:49 AM12/15/22
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Beautiful picture and excellent documentation Dinesh ji.
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