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Alstonia scholaris

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Alstonia scholaris. See image source here.

#271 They called me Alstonia scholaris, also known as Alstonia kurzii. I pay homage to the male botanist Hermann Kurz, Holger Willibald Kurz, Wilhelm Sulpiz Kurz, or Albert Kurz. They first catalogued me in 1810.

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Azadirachta indica

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Azadirachta indica. See image source here.

#270 They called me Azadirachta indica, also known as Melia hasskarlii, and Azadirachta indica subsp. vartakii. I pay homage to the male botanists Justus Carl Hasskarl, and Vartak (I couldn’t find his records). They first catalogued me in 1831.

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Dioscorea bulbifera

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Dioscorea bulbifera. See image source here.

#262 They called me Dioscorea bulbifera, also known as Dioscorea rogersii. I pay homage to the male botanist Richard Sanders Rogers. They first catalogued me in 1753.