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Key to Smilax

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1. Stem not shiny, generally armed with needle-like prickles; staminate flowers 5–6 mm; pistillate flowers 3–3.5 mm ..... S. californica

1' Stem smooth, shiny, unarmed; staminate and pistillate flowers ± 2.5 mm ..... S. jamesii

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