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Cheiridopsis rostrata (L.) N.E. Br.
Protologue : Gard. Chron. Ser. III. Ser. III.lxxx. (1926)
Information on the genus : Cheiridopsis
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum rostratum L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum rostratum L. (1753)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cheiridopsis bibracteata (Haw.) N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum bibracteatum Haw.
=Cheiridopsis bifida (Haw.) N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum bifidum Haw. (1803)
=Cheiridopsis carnea N.E. Br. (1926)
=Cheiridopsis inspersa (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum inspersum N.E. Br. (1920)
=Cheiridopsis purpurascens var. leipoldtii L. Bolus
=Cheiridopsis purpurascens (Salm-Dyck) N.E. Br.
=Cheiridopsis purpurascens (Salm-Dyck) N.E. Br. var. purpurascens
=Mesembryanthemum purpurascens Salm-Dyck (1822)
=Cheiridopsis rostratoides (Haw.) N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum rostratoides Haw.
=Mesembryanthemum tuberculatum Mill.
=Cheiridopsis tuberculata (Mill.) N.E. Br.
=Cheiridopsis velutina L. Bolus (1929)
=*Cheiridopsis quadrifida (Haw.) L. Bolus ex Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum quadrifidum Haw. (1803)
=Mesembryanthemum rostratum var. brevibracteatum Salm-Dyck
=Mesembryanthemum rostratum var. bibracteatum Salm-Dyck ex H. Jacobsen
=Mesembryanthemum multipunctatum Salm-Dyck
=*Mesembryanthemum ramulosum Haw. (1803)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.05 m. Alt: 20 - 600 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 39: t.1529 (1969).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 126 (2001).
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