Browsing: moniliformis

Epithet: moniliformis
Meaning: Moniliform, characterized by or having a chain-like series of bumps, swellings, or joints; resembling beads on a string or necklace.
Derivation: A New Latin adjective
Pronunciation: mon-il-lee-FOR-mis

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.

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