Pankaj boss, Sorry for putting too fine a point on it, but cornu means
horn. And when culata is added at the end, it generally means short -
e.g. calyculata means short calyx. Now adding a "longi" before
corniculata is weird! Must have an interesting explanation. However,
with such a long tail, Long-Tailed Habenaria is a natural name for
On Sep 5, 10:26 pm, Pankaj Kumar <sahanipan...@gmail.com
> Thats Habenaria longicorniculata with around 15 cm long spur.
> On Sun, Sep 5, 2010 at 10:43 PM, Neil Soares <drneilsoa...@yahoo.com
> > Hi Dr.Pankaj,
> > Fair enough. Thanks.
> > Regards,
> > Neil Soares.
> > --- On *Sun, 9/5/10, Pankaj Kumar <sahanipan...@gmail.com
> > From: Pankaj Kumar <sahanipan...@gmail.com
> > Subject: Re: [efloraofindia:46608] Long-tailed Habenaria
> > To: "Prashant awale" <pkaw...@gmail.com
> > Cc: "Neil Soares" <drneilsoa...@yahoo.com
> > Date: Sunday, September 5, 2010, 10:38 PM
> > This is cool....Habenaria commelinifolia....this is not Long tailed
> > Habenaria, this is COMMELINA LEAVED HABENARIA.
> > Long tailed Habenaria should be HABENARIA LONGICORNICULATA (LONGI means
> > LONG, CONRU means tail)..
> > Thanks a lot for sharing.
> > Regards
> > Pankaj
> > On Sun, Sep 5, 2010 at 10:32 PM, Prashant awale <pkaw...@gmail.com
> > > wrote:
> > Excellent Photographs. Thanks Neil ji for showing this beauty from your
> > Farm.
> > regards
> > Prashant
> > On Sun, Sep 5, 2010 at 10:27 PM, Neil Soares <drneilsoa...@yahoo.com