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Sinningia speciosa

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Sinningia speciosa. See image source here.

#968 They called me Sinningia speciosa, also known as Gloxinia speciosa var. menziesii, Gloxinia passinghamii, and Gloxinia merkii. I pay homage to the male botanists Archibald Menzies, Passingham (I couldn’t find his records), and Merk (I couldn’t find his records). They first catalogued me in 1877.

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Casearia grewiifolia

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Casearia grewiifolia. See image source here.

#959 They called me Casearia grewiifolia, also known as Casearia kerrii. I pay homage to the male botanist Arthur Francis George Kerr. They first catalogued me in 1808.

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Galinsoga quadriradiata

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Galinsoga quadriradiata. See image source here.

#953 They called me Galinsoga quadriradiata, also known as Galinsoga humboldtii, and Stemmatella lehmannii. I pay homage to the male botanists Alexander von Humboldt, and Lehmann (I couldn’t find his records). They first catalogued me in 1798.