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Caryota mitis

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Caryota mitis. See image source here.

#425 They called me Caryota mitis, also known as Caryota griffithii, and Drymophloeus zippellii. I pay homage to the male botanists William Griffith, and Zippell (I couldn’t find his records). They first catalogued me in 1790.

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Paspalum laxum

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Paspalum laxum. See image source here.

#424 They called me Paspalum laxum, also known as Paspalum richardii. I pay homage to the male botanist Louis Claude Richard, or Achille Richard. They first catalogued me in 1791.

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Bridelia ovata

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Bridelia ovata. See image source here.

#423 They called me Bridelia ovata, also known as Bridelia kurzii. I pay homage to the male botanist Hermann Kurz, Holger Willibald Kurz, Wilhelm Sulpiz Kurz, or Albert Kurz. They first catalogued me in 1834.