Question & Answer

What is the Botanical Name of Dog, Cat, Turmeric, Mushroom, Palm?


The scientific name for dog is Canis lupus familiaris, for cat Felis catus, for turmeric Curcuma longa, for mushroom Agaricus bisporus. Palm tree belongs to a family Arecaceae. There are different scientific names available for palm such as Pinanga coronata, Phoenix roebelenii etc.