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Plant species: Xerosicyos danguyi

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Scientific name Xerosicyos danguyi

Family Cucurbitaceae
Malagasy name
English name Silver Dollar plant
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Description Distribution Picture made in (year and area)

Subhumid to subarid bushland and forest in south Madagascar April 2012

  Garden Zazamalala, east of Morondava and south of Ihosy
Large pictures of plant
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Pictures of flowers and fruits
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