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Plant species: Rhopalocarpus lucidus

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Scientific name Rhopalocarpus lucidus

Family Sphaerosepalaceae
Malagasy name Talafoty
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In subarid and arid terrain in the western part of Madagascar May and June 2012

  Along the road from the Tsingy de Bemaraha to Belo sur Tsiribihina and in Park Tsimbazaza in Antananarivo
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