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Aristida adscensionis

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Aristida adscensionis. See image source here.

#470 They called me Aristida adscensionis, also known as Aristida thonningii, Chaetaria forskalii, Arthratherum adscensionis subsp. heymannii, Aristida heymannii, and Aristida ehrenbergii. I pay homage to the male botanists Thonning (I couldn’t find his records), Forskal (I couldn’t find his records), Heymann (I couldn’t find his records), and Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg. They first catalogued me in 1753.

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Melica ciliata

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Melica ciliata. See image source here.

#427 They called me Melica ciliata, also known as Melica magnolii, Melica ciliata f. pappii, and Melica ciliata subsp. magnolii. I pay homage to the male botanists Pierre Magnol, and Papp (I couldn’t find his records). They first catalogued me in 1753.

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Juncus articulatus

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Juncus articulatus. See image source here.

#395 They called me Juncus articulatus, also known as Juncus tatewakii, Juncus engelmannii, and Juncus articulatus f. zapalowiczii. I pay homage to the male botanists Tatewak (I couldn’t find his records), Zapalowicz (I couldn’t find his records), and George Engelmann, or Georg Engelmann. They first catalogued me in 1753.