Lithops ruschiorum subsp. nelii (Bushman's Buttocks) is a small stemless succulent that grows solitary or forms clumps of usually 5 to 6…
Meaning: Honors Gert Cornelius Nel (1885-1950), botanist, plants collector, and professor of botany at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa
There are often several genera that have the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species, for subspecies, varieties, and forms.
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