African Plant Database

Mesembryanthemum edule L.
Protologue : Syst. Nat., ed. 10 2: 1060 (1759) 
Information on the genus : Mesembryanthemum
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E. Br.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) L. Bolus subsp. edulis (1927)
 Abryanthemum edule (L.) Rothm.
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E. Br. (1926)
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E. Br. var. edulis
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) L. Bolus (1927)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Carpobrotus edulis var. chrysophthalmus C.D. Preston & P.D. Sell
=Carpobrotus edulis var. rubescens Druce (1926)
=Mesembryanthemum edule var. flavum (L.) Moss
=Mesembryanthemum acinaciforme var. flavum L. (1753)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Contr. Bolus Herb. 15: 76-107 (1993).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 8: 262 (1962). 
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 81 (1979).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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