African Plant Database


Ruschia rupicola (Engl.) Schwantes
Family : AIZOACEAE
Protologue : Z. Sukkulentenk. 2: 187 (1925) [1926]
Information on the genus : Ruschia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum rupicola Engl.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum rupicola Engl. (1909)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Mesembryanthemum steingröveri Pax (1910)
=Ruschia nivea L. Bolus (1929)
=Mesembryanthemum niveum (L. Bolus) N.E. Br. (1930)
=*Ruschia steingröveri (Pax) Schwantes (1925)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.7 m. Alt: 50 - 1100 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 17: 65-66 (1999).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 275-276 (2001).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 113594
 
Record n°113594
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