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n. - Genus of evergreen shrubs and trees of tropical and subtropical regions of South and Central America and Canary Islands and China.

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  • These species of Anarthrophyllum, Berberis, Schinus, and Verbena can grow up to 3 meters tall.
  • Common genera in the region include Adesmia, Anarthrophyllum Berberis, Chuquiraga, Lycium, Mulinum, Schinus and Verbena.
  • Other plants are Jodina rhombifolia, Loxopterygium brachypterum, Pentapanax angelicifolius, Schinopsis lorentzii, and Schinus dependens.
  • In this ecoregion we find two endemic species of the genus Prosopis, one species of Larrea and species of the genera Lycium and Schinus. for more
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