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walkeri
In honour of R.B.N. Walker, the collector.
wallacei Named after Alfred Russel Wallace when, starting in 1848, made large collections of plants and animals in the Amazon basin.
wamiensis From the Wami River, Tanzania, Africa.
waterloti After a personal name.
weddellii In honour of Weddell.
weitzmani In honour of Dr. Stanley H.Weitzman, the American ichthyologist.
werneri In honour of F.Werner, the Austrian zoologist.
wilsoni In honour of Wilson.
wolffii In honour of Wolff.
woodi
In honour of Mr.Rodney C.Wood, the collector.
woodsi Named for Loren P. Woods.
woosnami In honour of R.B.Woosnam, the collector.
worthingtoni In honour of Worthington.
wynaadensis From streams in in Wynaad, India. Wynaad is the type collection and "ensis" meaning from (Wynaad).




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 











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