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by knights » Fri Oct 14, 2011 11:27 am

ok this might sound a bit stupid, but iv seen a few posts and on websites and in shops, a drosera spathulata.
now is this the same as a spatulata?
is it a spelling mistake?
is it a regional thing?

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Re: Spatulata?

by Shipodavid » Fri Oct 14, 2011 3:53 pm

mmmmmm.......... spelling mistake, some people call this drosera Spathulata other people Spatulata, but in the scencial is the same thing :D

PD:this happend with all the plants called Spathulata like the Nep. Spatulata.

the correct is Spatulata (this is the official name of the ICPS)

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Re: Spatulata?

by stitz25b » Fri Oct 14, 2011 4:58 pm

drosera is the genus of the plants
sphatulata is the speices
so find the genus ok the plant and then verify the spieces
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