African Plant Database

Opophytum fastigiatum (Thunb.) N.E. Br.
Information on the genus : Opophytum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum fastigiatum Thunb.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Mesembryanthemum fastigiatum Thunb.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum fastigiatum Thunb. (1791)
 Perapentacoilanthus fastigiatus (Thunb.) Rappa & Camarrone
 Pteropentacoilanthus fastigiatus (Dinter) Rappa & Camorrone
 Mesembryanthemum rectum Haw. (1821)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mesembryanthemum pachypus L. Bolus
=*Mesembryanthemum erectum Haw. (1803)
=*Mesembryanthemum papuliferum DC. (1828)
=Cryophytum crassipes L. Bolus (1930)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • HARTMANN H.E.K. (2001). Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants Aizoaceae (II) F-Z : 149
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