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Williamson, G. 2011. A new Drimia sp. from the Namib Desert in Namibia. Cactus and Succulent Journal, 83(6): 286-289


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A new Drimia sp. from the Namib Desert in Namibia.

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A new miniature species in Hyacinthaceae, Drimia occultans G. Will. is described, from the arid southern Namib Desert. A diagnostic line drawing, photographs of the plant and flower and a locality map are included. The new species appears to be endemic to the schistose rock outcrop close to the Lower Orange River, about 12 km NE of the river mouth.

Year: 2011

Type: Journal Article

URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.2985/0007-9367-83.6.286


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