Other Word Forms of Rafflesia
Origin of Rafflesia
New Latin genus name after Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781–1826), British colonial administrator who acquired Singapore for the East India Company in 1819 and founded a settlement there
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Named after Sir Stamford Raffles.
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