African Plant Database

Phyllobolus tenuiflorus (Jacq.) Gerbaulet
Protologue : Bull. Inst. Fondam. Afrique Noire, Ser. A, Sci. Nat. 119(2): 194 (1997)
Information on the genus : Phyllobolus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum tenuiflorum Jacq.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Mesembryanthemum tenuiflorum Jacq.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sphalmanthus tenuiflorus (Jacq.) N.E. Br.
 Mesembryanthemum tenuiflorum Jacq. (1800)
 Nycteranthus tenuiflorus (Jacq.) Schwantes
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sphalmanthus longitubus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria longituba L. Bolus
=*Sphalmanthus macrosiphon (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria macrosiphon L. Bolus (1932)
=Sphalmanthus nanus L. Bolus (1962)
=Prenia olivacea (Schltr.) H. Jacobsen
=Sphalmanthus olivaceus (Schltr.) L. Bolus (1899)
=Mesembryanthemum olivaceum Schltr. (1899)
=*Nycteranthus longitubus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus macrosiphon (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus peersii (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria peersii L. Bolus (1930)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.03 m. Alt: 180 - 350 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 119: 145-211 (1997)
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 216 (2001).
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