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Aspalathus argyrella archives.nd.edu From the Greek ‘argyr’ / ‘argyros’ meaning ‘silver’; and the Latin ‘ella’ / ‘ellus’ meaning ‘...Edit
Locustellidae archives.nd.edu Edit
Anacridium aegyptium archives.nd.edu Edit
Thelotrema capense archives.nd.edu capense = of or from the Cape.  Edit

Note that the Cape was frequently equivalent to the Capensis region, i.e. South Africa, and not...

Galium scabrelloides archives.nd.edu Edit
Coccocarpiaceae archives.nd.edu Edit
Tetradenia riparia archives.nd.edu Edit
Huernia transvaalensis archives.nd.edu Edit
Diclis archives.nd.edu Not stated by author. The upper corolla lobe is bi-lobed; the capsule bi- partite . Edit
Colpias mollis archives.nd.edu From the Latin ‘mollis’ / ‘gentle’ meaning ‘’ Edit
Helichrysum saxicola archives.nd.edu Edit
Jamesbrittenia amplexicaulis archives.nd.edu From the Latin ‘amplexi’ / ‘amplexus’ meaning ‘embracing’; and the Latin ‘caulis’ / ‘caulis’...Edit
Hoodia triebneri archives.nd.edu Edit
Tritoniopsis antholyza archives.nd.edu From the Greek ‘antho’ / ‘anthos’ meaning ‘flower’; and the Greek ‘lyza’ / ‘lyssa’ meaning ‘rage’. Edit
Thesium euphrasioides archives.nd.edu From the Greek ‘euphrasi’ / ‘euphrasia’ meaning ‘cow-wheat’; and the Greek ‘oides’ / ‘oides’...Edit
Polystachya lindblomii archives.nd.edu Edit
Arachis archives.nd.edu Edit
Delosperma esterhuyseniae archives.nd.edu Edit
Cynodon nlemfuensis archives.nd.edu Edit
Oxalis tysonii archives.nd.edu Edit

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