African Plant Database

Ruschia nana L. Bolus
Protologue : Notes Mesembryanthemum Pt. 2, 75 (1929)
Information on the genus : Ruschia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum reductum N.E. Br.
Statuts nomenclatural : new name
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Octopoma nanum (L. Bolus) Klak
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum reductum N.E. Br. (1930)
 Octopoma nanum (L. Bolus) Klak
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Octopoma tanquanum Klak
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.04 m. Alt: 750 - 1100 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 17: 59 (1999).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 270 (2001).
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Record n°113363 modified 2007-03-09
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