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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
granite, granitic, an igneous rock with a grainy texture made up of grains of mica, apatite, plagioclase, quartz and other minerals; “growing on or in crevices of granite or other hard quartz rocks” (Stearn 1996) [> L. granum, grain]: graniticus,-a,-um (adj.A);

- ad saxa granitica frequens, frequent on granitic stones.

- in collibus graniticis tractus Futters Range et in montibus Mayday-Hills (F. Mueller), in the granitic uplands of the region of the Futters Range and in the mountains of the Mayday Hills.

- e vallibus graniticis fluviorum Snowy-River et Mitta Mitta (F. Mueller), from the granitic valleys of the streams of the Snowy River and Mitta Mitta.

- In fissuris rupium graniticarum montis Strzelecki's Peak altitudine 3000' et in montibus humilioribus orientalibus insulae Flinders' Island; nec non in montibus graniticis circiter 1200' altis paeninsula; Freycenetii Tasmaniae (F. Mueller); collected in fissures of the granitic rocks of the mountin Strzelecki’s Peak at an altitude of 3000’ [feet] and in the lower eastern mountains of the island Flinder’s Island; and also in the granitic mountains of around 1200’ in tall[ places] of the Tasmanian peninsula of the Freycene.t

- ad ripas granitico-arenosas fluviorum Lachlan (F. Mueller), on the granitic-sandy banks of the Lachlan streams.

 

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