1997 This species is similar to E. vagans Wallich in the texture of the leaves, which are more thickly coriaceous and have fewer crenulations on margin; the large globose capsules are white spotted. — JinShuang Ma, "New Species of Euonymus (Celastraceae) from East and South Asia", Harvard Papers in Botany 10: 93-111, Abstract.
Origin of coriaceous
- From Late Latin coriāceus from Latin corium leather sker-1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition