Hoya dolichosparte is a beautiful plant with long, slender stems that bear glossy, dark green leaves with exquisite venation. The stiff …
Meaning: Long rope
Derivation: Compound word composed of the prefix "dolicho-," meaning "long," and the Ancient Greek noun "spártē," meaning "rope, cable."
Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, and forms.
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