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Ceropegia cumingiana

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Ceropegia cumingiana. See image source here.

#932 They called me Ceropegia cumingiana, also known as Ceropegia merrillii. I pay homage to the male botanist Elmer Drew Merrill. They first catalogued me in 1844.

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Pinalia bractescens

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Pinalia bractescens. See image source here.

#928 They called me Pinalia bractescens, also known as Eria griffithii, Eria dillwynii, Eria bractescens var. kurzii, and Eria kurzii. I pay homage to the male botanists William Griffith, Dillwyn (I couldn’t find his records), and Hermann Kurz, Holger Willibald Kurz, Wilhelm Sulpiz Kurz, or Albert Kurz. They first catalogued me in 1891.

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Aphananthe cuspidata

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Aphananthe cuspidata. See image source here.

#924 They called me Aphananthe cuspidata, also known as Gironniera thompsonii, and Gironniera curranii. I pay homage to the male botanists William Thompson, and Hugh McCollum Curran. They first catalogued me in 1873.