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Cissampelos arenicola, herbarium. Image credit: Ortiz RdC / MH Nee.

Researchers Find New Species of Sand-Dwelling Plant in Bolivia, Paraguay

Biologists have described a new species of moonseed plant from the dry forests and transient sand dunes of Bolivia and Paraguay. Falling into the catalogue of Cissampelos, this new species is a genus of flowering plants in the moonseed family¬†of Menispermaceae. Like the most members of Menispermaceae, Cissampelos plants are¬†dioecious. […]

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