candollea

noun
can·​dol·​lea | \ kanˈdälēə, -ˈō- \
plural -s

Definition of candollea

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a plant of the genus Stylidium

Candollea

Can·​dol·​lea | \ kanˈdälēə, -ˈō- \

Definition of Candollea (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of stylidium

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History and Etymology for candollea

Noun

New Latin

New Latin, from Augustin Pyrame de Candolle †1841 Swiss botanist + Latin -a (feminine nominative singular adjective ending)

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“Candollea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/candollea. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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