African Plant Database

Prenia pallens (Aiton) N.E. Br. subsp. pallens
Information on the genus : Prenia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum pallens Aiton
Status for SA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Mesembryanthemum pallens Aiton
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Platythyra pallens (Aiton) L. Bolus
 Phyllobolus pallens (Aiton) Bittrich
 Mesembryanthemum pallens Aiton (1789)
 Prenia pallens (Aiton) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Platythyra relaxata (Willd.) Schwantes
=Prenia relaxata (Willd.) N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum relaxatum Willd. (1814)
=Mesembryanthemum pallescens Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum loratum Haw.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.15 m. Alt: 10 - 950 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Gard. Chron., ser. 3 84: 268 (1928).
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 118: 25-40 (1996)
  • HARTMANN H.E.K. (2001). Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants Aizoaceae (II) F-Z : 226
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Record n°110205
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