African Plant Database


Brownanthus kuntzei (Schinz) Ihlenf. & Bittrich
Family : AIZOACEAE
Information on the genus : Brownanthus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum kuntzei Schinz
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Psilocaulon kuntzei (Schinz) Dinter & Schwantes
 Mesembryanthemum kuntzei Schinz (1897)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Dwarf shrub to 1 m tall, much-branched, stems jointed, with both sides; stems 2-5 cm high, simple or ramose, densely covered
Ecology : Dry or moist places on or near the coast; riverbanks; often matforming. NW Namibia. 10-550m alt.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 20 - 250 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 105: 316 (1984), 1985
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 94 (2001).
  • Kew Bull. 61: 389 (2006)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 113074
 
Record n°113074
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