African Plant Database

Pleiospilos compactus subsp. sororius (N.E. Br.) H.E.K. Hartmann & Liede
Information on the genus : Pleiospilos
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum sororium N.E. Br.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pleiospilos sororius (N.E. Br.) Schwantes
 Punctillaria sororia (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
 Mesembryanthemum sororium N.E. Br. (1920)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pleiospilos dimidiatus L. Bolus (1931)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.05 m. Alt: 750 - 1000 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 106: 478 (1986)
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 220 (2001).
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