African Plant Database

Mesembryanthemum longistylum DC.
Protologue : Pl. Hist. Succ. t. 147 (1804)
Information on the genus : Mesembryanthemum
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aridaria longistyla (DC.) Schwantes
 Nycteranthus longistylus (DC.) Schwantes
 Volkeranthus longistylus (DC.) Gerbaulet (2012)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sphalmanthus vigilans (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Nycteranthus vigilans (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum vigilans L. Bolus (1920)
=Aridaria hesperantha (L. Bolus) N.E. Br.
=*Mesembryanthemum hesperanthum L. Bolus (1914)
=Mesembryanthemum cryocalyx L. Bolus
=Mesembryanthemum linearifolium L. Bolus
=Cryophytum intermedium L. Bolus (1929)
=Cryophytum lineare L. Bolus
=Cryophytum neglectum N.E. Br. (1928)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual, biennial- Succulent Ht 0.1 - 0.4 m. Alt: 120 - 1100 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 151 (2001).

Bibliography other :
  • S. African J. Bot. 95: 120 (2014).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°112013 modified 2015-02-19
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