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Comesperma is a genus of shrubs, herbs and lianas in the family Polygalaceae. The genus is endemic to Australia. It was defined by the French botanist Jacques Labillardière in his 1806 work Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen. The genus name is derived from the Ancient Greek words come ("hair") and sperma ("seed"), and relates to the seeds bearing tufts of hair. The genus is distributed over southern Australia, particularly in the southwest of Western Australia, where 19 species are found. 24 species.. more

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Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Dec 2, 2019. Captured Nov 27, 2019 15:08 in Halls Ln, East Kurrajong NSW 2758, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/16.0
  • 1/790s
  • ISO1600
  • 71mm