African Plant Database

Acrodon purpureostylus (L. Bolus) Burgoyne
Protologue : Aloe 35(2): 61 (1998)
Information on the genus : Acrodon
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum purpureostylum L. Bolus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Brianhuntleya purpureostyla (L. Bolus) H.E.K. Hartmann
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cerochlamys purpureostyla (L. Bolus) H.E.K. Hartmann
 Erepsia purpureostyla (L. Bolus) Schwantes
 Mesembryanthemum purpureostylum L. Bolus (1920)
 Ruschia purpureostyla (L. Bolus) Bruyns
 Brianhuntleya purpureostyla (L. Bolus) H.E.K. Hartmann
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ruschia forficata auct.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 0.15 m. Alt: 100 - 500 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Aloe 35: 60-61 (1998).
  • Bradleya 17: 64 (1999).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 24 (2001).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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