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Carpanthea pomeridiana (L.) N.E. Br.
Information on the genus : Carpanthea
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum pomeridianum L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum pomeridianum L. (1762)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Carpanthea pilosa (Haw.) L. Bolus
=Mesembryanthemum pilosum Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum calendulaceum Haw.
=Carpanthea calendulacea (Haw.) L. Bolus
=Mesembryanthemum candollii Haw. (1821)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Succulent Ht up to 0.3 m. Alt: 50 - 900 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 32: t.1264 (1958).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 96 (2001).
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