Actaea

Actaea may refer to:

In Greek mythology (Ἁκταία, from ἁκτή "seashore"):

  • Actaea, one of the Nereids
  • Actaea, one of the Danaids, daughter of Danaus and Pieria. She married Periphas, son of Aegyptus.
  • Actaea, the former name of Attica. It was renamed in honour of Atthis, daughter of Cranaus.

In biology:

  • Actaea (plant), a genus of flowering plants
  • Actaea (crab), a genus of crabs

In astronomy:

  • Actaea, the moon of the trans-Neptunian object 120347 Salacia

Other articles related to "actaea":

List Of Canadian Plants By Genus - Ac
... Acroptilon X Acroptilon repens — Russian knapweed Actaea N Actaea pachypoda — white baneberry, doll's-eyes N Actaea rubra — red baneberry N Actaea × ludovici (A ...
Actaea Pachypoda
... Actaea pachypoda (doll's-eyes, white baneberry) is a species of flowering plant in the genus Actaea, of the family Ranunculaceae, native to eastern North America ...
List Of Canadian Plants By Family R - Ranunculaceae
... monkshood Aconitum delphiniifolium — larkspur-leaf monkshood Aconitum x bicolor Actaea elata — tall bugbane Actaea pachypoda — white baneberry Actaea racemosa — black bugbane Actaea rubra ...
Actaea Spicata
... Actaea spicata (Baneberry, Eurasian Baneberry, or Herb Christopher) is a species of flowering plant in the genus Actaea, native to Europe and Western Asia ... There are two varieties Actaea spicata var ... Actaea spicata var ...