African Plant Database


Astridia longifolia (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
Family : AIZOACEAE
Information on the genus : Astridia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum longifolium L. Bolus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum longifolium L. Bolus (1928)
 Ruschia longifolia (L. Bolus) L. Bolus (1950)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Astridia latisepala L. Bolus (1961)
=Astridia vanbredai L. Bolus (1966)
=Ruschia jacobseniana L. Bolus
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Dwarf shrub, Succulent Ht 0.5 m. Alt: up to 1300 m. Distribution: NAM, NC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 10: t.397 (1930).
  • Bothalia 16[1&2]: 209-210 (1986).
  • Bradleya 17: 54 (1999).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 83 (2001).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 111934
 
Record n°111934
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