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Aridaria noctiflora (L.) Schwantes subsp. noctiflora
Protologue : Gartenflora lxxvii. 69 (1928)
Information on the genus : Aridaria
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum L. var. noctiflorum
Status for SA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum L. subsp. noctiflorum
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Phyllobolus noctiflorus (L.) Bittrich
 Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum L. var. noctiflorum (1753)
 Nycteranthus noctiflorus (L.) Rothm.
 Peratetracoilanthus noctiflorus (L.) Rappa & Camarrone
 Aridaria noctiflora (L.) Schwantes (1928)
 Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum L. (1753)
 Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum L. subsp. noctiflorum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Psilocaulon lindequistii (Engl.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum lindequistii Engl. (1909)
=*Nycteranthus arcuatus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria arcuata L. Bolus (1929)
=*Nycteranthus calycinus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria calycina L. Bolus (1929)
=*Nycteranthus debilis (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria debilis L. Bolus (1929)
=*Nycteranthus floribundus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria floribunda L. Bolus (1930)
=Aridaria leipoldtii L. Bolus (1966)
=Aridaria nevillei L. Bolus (1966)
=Aridaria pillansii L. Bolus (1966)
=*Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum var. phoeniceum Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum noctiflorum var. elatum Haw.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 1 m. Alt: 120 - 900 m. Distribution: NAM, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Gartenflora 77: 69 (1928).
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 118: 41-58 (1996)
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 78 (2001).
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