Common name of Odonus niger
 
Common name Baliste bleu
Language French
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country Mauritius
Locality
Ref. Cornic, A., 1987
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'Baliste' from Latin 'ballista', i.e., a catapult, from Greek 'ballein', i.e., to fling (p. 69 in Ref. 9404); 'bleu', i.e., blue, from Francique 'blao' (p. 92 in Ref. 9404).
 
Entered by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by BĂ©arez, Philippe
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