Definitions

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  • adj. Hieronymus (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Hieronymus's ..."

Etymologies

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Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for the naturalist Georg Hans Emmo Wolfgang Hieronymus.

Examples

  • Above 1,800 m on shallow soil, grasslands of Festuca hieronymi and species of Stipa grow.

    Córdoba montane savanna

  • Herbaceous species include Bromelia serra, B. hieronymi and Deinacanthon urbanianum.

    Arid Chaco

  • Aside from savanna areas there are areas with saline soils where shrubby steppe species such as Heterostachys serra, B. hieronymi and Deinacanthon urbanianum.

    Arid Chaco

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