Dictionary of Specific Epithets beginning with V

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V

vagans

wandering

vaginalis

with a sheath

vaginata

with a sheath

vaginatus

with a sheath

vagus

wandering

valida

robust

validus

robust

varicosa

dilated veins

varicosus

dilated veins

vegeta

vigorous

vegetus

vigorous

venenosa

poisonous

venenosus

poisonous

venosa

notably veined

venosum

notably veined

venosus

notably veined

ventricosa

swollen on one side

ventricosus

swollen on one side

venusta

charming

venustula

charming

venustum

charming

vera

true

vermiculata

worm-like

vermiculatum

worm-like

verna

of spring

vernale

of spring

vernalis

of spring

vernum

of spring

vernus

of spring

versicolor

variously colored

versicoloris

variously colored

verticillata

whorled

verticillatus

whorled

verum

true

verus

true

vesicaria

bladder-like

vesicarius

bladder-like

vestita

clothed

vestitum

clothed

villos-

prefix meaning "hairy"

virens

green

virgata

twiggy, wand-like

virgatum

twiggy, wand-like

virgatus

twiggy, wand-like

virginalis

virginal, white

virginea

virginal, white

virgineus

virginal, white

viride

green

viridis

green

viscaria

sticky

viscida

sticky

viscosa

sticky

viticella

a little vine

vivipara

bearing young alive

viviparus

bearing young alive

volubilis

twining

vulgare

common

vulgaris

common

vulneraria

for healing wounds

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