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Epithet: hierrense
Meaning: Of or from Hierro
Derivation: Compound epithet made of the noun "Hierro" and the neuter form of the Latin suffix "-ensis," meaning "of or from a place." Hierro refers to El Hierro, the second-smallest of the Canary Islands.
Pronunciation: hi-er-REN-see

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.