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Epithet: angolensis
Meaning: Of or from Angola
Derivation: Compound of two words, "Angola" and the Latin suffix "-ensis," meaning "of or from a place." Angola is a country located on the west-central coast of Southern Africa.
Pronunciation: an-go-LEN-sis

While the generic name must be unique, two or more genera often share the same specific epithet. Moreover, the same epithet can be used for subspecies, varieties, and forms within a species. Here is a list of plants that share this epithet.