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Specimen: K000234113
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Family: Apocynaceae Type Status: holotype
Current Name: Pachypodium saundersii N.E.Br. Phenology:
Collector: Saunders, C. Plant Parts: Leaves, stem(s), flower/inflorescence, fruit
Collector no: s.n. Item: Sheet
Collection Date: Project: African Types
Country: Country not available Habitat: Found only in very stony places
Location: South-east Bombo range of Mountains. Plant Description: delicate white bloom just like wax, eadh petal tinged with a delicate pink. It grows among the stones & just above the ground forms a large kind of ball-shaped stem. From that it throws out branches covered with thorns about an inch long, some of the sh
Lat and Long: General Comments: Received from Mrs. K. Saunders June 22. 1891
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Determination History:
Scientific Name Determiner Determination Date Type of? Determination Notes
Pachypodium saundersii N.E.Br.  Rapanarivo, S.  1997  ✔  
Pachypodium saundersii N.E.Br.  Brown, N.E.   
Cite as: http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K000234113
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