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Capparis spinosaCaper,Common Caper, Caper BushCapparidaceae 23
Cleome gynandraAfrican Spider Flower, SpiderwispCapparidaceaeGynandropsis gynandra. (L.)Briq. G. pentaphylla. DC.02
Cleome luteaYellow Spiderflower, Jones spiderflowerCapparidaceaePeritoma aurea. P. luteum.21
Cleome monophylla Capparidaceae 21
Cleome ornithopodioidesBird spiderflowerCapparidaceae 10
Cleome serrulataRocky Mountain BeeplantCapparidaceaeCleome integrifolia. Peritoma integrifolia.31
Cleome viscosaTickweed, Asian spiderflowerCapparidaceae 22
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