African Plant Database

Phyllobolus tortuosus (L.) Bittrich
Information on the genus : Phyllobolus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum tortuosum L.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sceletium tortuosum (L.) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sceletium tortuosum (L.) N.E. Br.
 Mesembryanthemum tortuosum L. (1753)
 Pentacoilanthus tortuosus (L.) Rappa & Camarrone
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sceletium boreale L. Bolus (1932)
=Sceletium compactum L. Bolus (1933)
=*Tetracoilanthus concavus (Haw.) Rappa & Camarrone
=Sceletium concavum (Haw.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum concavum Haw. (1821)
=Sceletium framesii L. Bolus (1930)
=Sceletium gracile L. Bolus (1932)
=Sceletium joubertii L. Bolus (1934)
=Sceletium namaquense L. Bolus var. namaquense (1932)
=Sceletium namaquense L. Bolus (1932)
=Sceletium namaquense var. subglobosum L. Bolus
=Sceletium ovatum L. Bolus (1954)
=Sceletium tugwelliae L. Bolus (1933)
=*Mesembryanthemum aridum Moench

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg 21: 75 (1986).
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 119: 145-211 (1997)
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