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Two new species of Zygophyllum (Zygophyllaceae) from the Western Cape, South Africa

L. van Zyl(née Hugo)
Bothalia | Vol 27, No 2 | a668 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v27i2.668 | © 1997 L. van Zyl(née Hugo) | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 08 October 1997 | Published: 08 October 1997

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Two new species of Zygophyllum L. from the Western Cape are described, namely, Z. fuscatum Van Zyl from the coastline between Betty’s Bay and De Hoop Nature Reserve and Z  botulifolium Van Zyl from the Tanqua Karoo.


new species; South Africa; Western Cape; Zygophyllaceae. <i>Zygophyllum</i>


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