African Plant Database

Conicosia pugioniformis (L.) N.E. Br. subsp. pugioniformis
Information on the genus : Conicosia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum pugioniforme L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum pugioniforme L. (1753)
 Conicosia pugioniformis (L.) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Conicosia brevicaulis (Haw.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum brevicaule Haw. (1819)
=Conicosia communis N.E. Br. (1931)
=Mesembryanthemum coruscans Haw. (1819)
=Conicosia coruscans (Haw.) Schwantes (1928)
=Conicosia pulliloba N.E. Br. (1931)
=Conicosia capensis N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum pugioniforme var. purpureum Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum pugioniforme var. carneum Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum capitatum Haw. (1803)
=Mesembryanthemum capitatum var. ramigerum Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum pugioniforme var. bienne Haw.
=Herrea caledonica L. Bolus (1958)
=*Herrea conicosioides Schwantes
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt: 20 - 350 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 131-133 (2001).
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