Hoodia flava (Yellow-flowered Ghaap) is a leafless succulent with erect, greyish to brownish green, cylindrical stems with tubercles fused…
Meaning: Yellow, golden
Derivation: The feminine form of the Latin adjective "flavus."
Alternative Pronunciation: FLAY-vuh
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.
Here is a full list of succulents with this epithet. Click on the photo or the name of the plant for which you wish to see further information.