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Rubus alnifolius is an uncommon Mexican species of brambles in the rose family. It has been found only in the State of Veracruz in eastern Mexico.[1]

Rubus alnifolius
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Rubus
Species:
R. alnifolius
Binomial name
Rubus alnifolius
Rydb. 1913

Rubus alnifolius is a trailing or reclining perennial with curved prickles. Leaves are compound with 3 thick and leathery leaflets. Fruits are dark purple and oblong.[1]

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