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Oldeania alpina (2 of 2)

Caption: Oldeania alpina looks like a Phyllostachys species from China, but is very different under the ground and in its branching. It is found on mountains from Cameroon across to Ethiopia.

Credit: Drs Peter Gill & Eric Boa

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