Last modified on 25 September 2014, at 03:21

Actaea

TranslingualEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Actaea spicata (type species)

From Latin actaea (baneberry).

Proper nounEdit

Actaea f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the tribe Actaeeae — baneberry or bugbane, flowering plants native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere.
HypernymsEdit
HyponymsEdit

External linksEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Specimen of Actaea semblatae in National Museum of Natural Science in Taiwan

From Ancient Greek ἁκτή (haktḗ, coast, shore) +‎ -a

Proper nounEdit

Actaea f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Xanthidae — various mud crabs.
HypernymsEdit
HyponymsEdit

External linksEdit