Definition of Alaternus. Meaning of Alaternus. Synonyms of Alaternus

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Definition of Alaternus

Alaternus
Alatern Al"a*tern, Alaternus Al`a*ter"nus, n. [L. ala wing + terni three each.] (Bot.) An ornamental evergreen shrub (Rhamnus alaternus) belonging to the buckthorns.

Meaning of Alaternus from wikipedia

- The specific Latin name alaternus, ****onant with "alternus" or “alternate”, refers to the alternate leaves. Rhamnus alaternus is an evergreen shrub 1–5...
- opposite or alternate, branches with spines. Species include: Rhamnus alaternusItalian buckthorn Rhamnus alnifoliaalderleaf buckthorn, alder-leaved...
- Bucculatrix leaf-miner species: B. alaternella - only on Italian buckthorn (R. alaternus) B. frangutella B. pseudosylvella - only on rock buckthorn (R. saxatilis)...
- and Portugal. The wingspan is about 9 mm. The larvae feed on Rhamnus alaternus. They mine the leaves of their host plant. The mine has the form of a...
- implexa, Medicago arborea, Myrtus communis, Pistacia lentiscus, Rhamnus alaternus, Ricinus communis, Scilla maritima, Smilax aspera, Spartium junceum, Sternbergia...
- Boxthorn (Lycium ferossimum) Broom (Cytisus scoparius) Buckthorn (Rhamnus alaternus) Castor oil plant (Ricinus communis) Californian thistle Cape sundew (Drosera...
- unedo, Phillyrea latifolia, Pinus halepensis, Pistacia lentiscus, Rhamnus alaternus, Quercus cerris, Quercus ilex, Quercus pubescens, as well as Psoralea...
- Species: R. prinoides Binomial name Rhamnus prinoides L'Hér. Synonyms Rhamnus pauciflora Eschsch Alaternus prinoides Raf. Celtis rhamnifolia C.Presl...
- pumila, Rhamnus saxatalis and sometimes also Rhamnus alpina and Rhamnus alaternus. They initially feed on the buds, but later feed between spun leaves....
- tinus), Kermes oak (Quercus coccifera), and Italian buckthorn (Rhamnus alaternus). In the valleys, near watercourses, grow Narrow-leaf ash (Fraxinus angustifolia)...
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