African Plant Database


Erepsia forficata (L.) Schwantes
Family : AIZOACEAE
Protologue : Gartenflora lxxvii. 68 (1928)
Information on the genus : Erepsia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum forficatum L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ruschia forficata (L.) L. Bolus
 Mesembryanthemum forficatum L. (1759)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Erepsia mutabilis (Haw.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum mutabile Haw. (1795)
=Ruschia filamentosa (DC.) L. Bolus
=Mesembryanthemum filamentosum DC. (1800)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.3 m. Alt: 300 - 900 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Gartenflora 77: 68 (1928).
  • Bradleya 17: 48 (1999).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 258-266 (2001).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 111910
 
Record n°111910
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