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Epithet: karasmontana
Meaning: Of or from the Karas Mountains
Derivation: The words "Karas Mountains" refer to the Great Karas Mountains located in the Karas Region of southern Namibia, the driest part of the country.
Pronunciation: kar-as-MON-tan-uh

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.