African Plant Database

Mesembryanthemum decussatum Thunb.
Protologue : Prodr. Pl. Cap. 2: 88 (1800) 
Information on the genus : Mesembryanthemum
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Aptenia geniculiflora (L.) Bittrich ex Gerbaulet
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sphalmanthus decussatus (Thunb.) L. Bolus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sphalmanthus geniculiflorus (L.) L. Bolus
=Aptenia geniculiflora (L.) Bittrich ex Gerbaulet
=*Peratetracoilanthus geniculiflorus (L.) Rappa & Camarrone
=*Nycteranthus geniculiflorus (L.) Schwantes
=Aridaria geniculiflora (L.) N.E. Br.
=Mesembryanthemum geniculiflorum L. (1753)
=Psilocaulon melanospermum N.E. Br.
=*Mesembryanthemum melanospermum A. Berger (1922)
=Psilocaulon distinctum N.E. Br. (1929)
=Mesembryanthemum brachiatum Aiton

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 67 (2001).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°112700
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