African Plant Database

Punctillaria compacta (Aiton) N.E. Br.
Family : Mesembryanthemaceae
Information on the genus : Punctillaria
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum compactum Aiton
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pleiospilos compactus (Aiton) Schwantes subsp. compactus
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pleiospilos compactus (Aiton) Schwantes subsp. compactus
 Mesembryanthemum compactum Aiton (1789)
 Pleiospilos compactus (Aiton) Schwantes
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pleiospilos longibracteatus L. Bolus
=Punctillaria optata (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
=Pleiospilos optatus (N.E. Br.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum optatum N.E. Br. (1920)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 106: 476 (1986)
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