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saco-de-touro (Brazil)
Galium hypocarpium
saco-de-touro (Brazil) Madder Family
Galium hypocarpium Rubiaceae
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Spanish common names
common names
  •saco-de-touro (Brazil)
  •gália (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Galium hypocarpium (L.) Endl. ex Griseb.
rules for finding collection records
  •Galium hypocarpium (258)
  •Relbunium hypocarpium (7)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Barry Hammel
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Whorled, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of September thru end of March

How Likely at this Location (82%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (7)
Flora São Bento do Sul
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base