African Plant Database

Drosanthemum nitidum (Haw.) Schwantes
Information on the genus : Drosanthemum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum nitidum Haw.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Phyllobolus nitidus (Haw.) Gerbaulet
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sphalmanthus nitidus (Haw.) L. Bolus
 Phyllobolus nitidus (Haw.) Gerbaulet
 Aridaria nitida (Haw.) N.E. Br.
 Mesembryanthemum nitidum Haw. (1795)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sphalmanthus auratus (Sond.) L. Bolus
=Mesembryanthemum auratum Sond. (1862)
=Sphalmanthus littlewoodii L. Bolus (1960)
=*Sphalmanthus rhodandrus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria rhodandra L. Bolus (1931)
=*Nycteranthus inaequalis (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria inaequalis L. Bolus (1958)
=Aridaria aurea (Thunb.) L. Bolus
=*Mesembryanthemum aureum Thunb.
=*Nycteranthus rhodandrus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus aureus (Thunb.) Schwantes

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 43: 229 (1938).
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 119: 145-211 (1997)
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