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Paspalum repens

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Paspalum repens. See image source here.

#317 They called me Paspalum repens, also known as Paspalum frankii. I pay homage to the male botanist Albert Bernhard Frank. They first catalogued me in 1772.

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Tillandsia utriculata

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Tillandsia utriculata. See image source here.

#315 They called me Tillandsia utriculata, also known as Tillandsia bartramii, Allardtia potockii, and Tillandsia sintenisii. I pay homage to the male botanists Potock (I couldn’t find his records), Sintenis (I couldn’t find his records), and John Bartram, Edwin Bunting Bartram, or William Bartram. They first catalogued me in 1753.

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Petitia domingensis

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Petitia domingensis. See image source here.

#314 They called me Petitia domingensis, also known as Petitia domingensis var. poeppigii, Petitia poeppigii, and Petitia domingensis var. ekmanii. I pay homage to the male botanists Eduard Friedrich Poeppig, and Erik Leonard Ekman. They first catalogued me in 1760.