Clusia insignis

noun
epiphytic clusia of British Guiana
Syn: ↑waxflower
Hypernyms: ↑air plant, ↑epiphyte, ↑aerophyte, ↑epiphytic plant
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Clusia

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