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Epithet: surculosus
Meaning: Suckering; producing suckers or sucker-like shoots.
Derivation: A Latin compound adjective made up of two words, the noun "surculus," meaning "shoot, sprout, sprig, twig" and the suffix "-ōsus."
Pronunciation: sur-ku-LO-sus

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.

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