African Plant Database

Sphalmanthus defoliatus (Haw.) L. Bolus
Information on the genus : Sphalmanthus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum defoliatum Haw.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Aridaria noctiflora subsp. defoliata (Haw.) Gerbaulet
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aridaria noctiflora subsp. defoliata (Haw.) Gerbaulet (1996)
 Aridaria defoliata (Haw.) Schwantes
 Mesembryanthemum defoliatum Haw. (1803)
 Nycteranthus defoliatus (Haw.) Schwantes
 Peratetracoilanthus defoliatus (Haw.) Rappa & Camarrone
 Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum subsp. defoliatum (Haw.) Klak (2007)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Nycteranthus longisepalus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria longisepala L. Bolus (1938)
=*Nycteranthus meridianus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria meridiana L. Bolus (1929)
=Aridaria muirii N.E. Br. (1928)
=Aridaria horizontalis (Haw.) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus horizontalis (Haw.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum horizontale Haw. (1812)
=Mesembryanthemum clavatum Jacq. (1797)
=*Nycteranthus muirii (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria barkerae L. Bolus (1966)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 75-80 (2001).
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