[Taxacom] Lupuli radicibus

Michael Heads m.j.heads at gmail.com
Mon Dec 5 03:46:38 CST 2016


No it's ablative plural (same spelling as dative), 'from the roots'

On Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 8:23 PM, Torbjörn Tyler <torbjorn.tyler at biol.lu.se>
wrote:

> It’s dative plural. I’m sorry, but I am not sure how that is best
> expressed in English. I guess it could be ”to the roots” and ”from the
> roots” as well…
>
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dative_case
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> / Torbjörn
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> 4 dec 2016 kl. 22:26 skrev Michael Heads <m.j.heads at gmail.com>:
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> it's not 'of' the roots it's 'from' the roots (radicibus).
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> On Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 6:50 AM, John Grehan <calabar.john at gmail.com>
> wrote:
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> I just received an explanation off list -  ”Of the roots of [Humulus]
> lupulus” - which is perfect since the moth is root borer. And kind of
> interesting in that this is the first species of its family to be named and
> a host plant along with it.
>
> John Grehan
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> On Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 12:23 PM, John Grehan <calabar.john at gmail.com>
> wrote:
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> I would be most grateful if anyone can clarify the term 'Lupuli
> radicibus'. This name was given by Linnaeus 1758 following his naming a
>
> new
>
> moth species. The nearest I can find so far is Lupuli flos referring to a
> herbal substance for hops Humulus lupulus. I was wondering if Linneaus
>
> was
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> referring to this plant (as a host plant, which is known for the species
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> question).
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> Thanks,
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> John G rehan
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My books:

*Biogeography and evolution in New Zealand. *Taylor and Francis/CRC, Boca
Raton FL. September 2016.
https://www.routledge.com/Biogeography-and-Evolution-in-New-Zealand/Heads/p/book/9781498751872


*Biogeography of Australasia:  A molecular analysis*. Cambridge University
Press, Cambridge. 2014. www.cambridge.org/9781107041028


*Molecular panbiogeography of the tropics. *University of California Press,
Berkeley. 2012. www.ucpress.edu/book.php?isbn=9780520271968


*Panbiogeography: Tracking the history of life*. Oxford University Press,
New York. 1999. (With R. Craw and J. Grehan).
http://books.google.co.nz/books?id=Bm0_QQ3Z6GUC
<http://books.google.co.nz/books?id=Bm0_QQ3Z6GUC&dq=panbiogeography&source=gbs_navlinks_s>


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