Saturday, March 05, 2016
Citations for rupestrine
Later I saw two of the wrens hunting insects in Bebbia bushes, showing that it is not rock crevices alone that get attention from these rupestrine birds when hungry.
Moss: A small, green, sometimes rupestrine plant that grows in soft clumps in various environments.
Origin of rupestrine
Rupestrine derives from the Latin term rūpēs meaning "steep cliff, crag." It entered English in the late 1800s.