African Plant Database

Cephalophyllum loreum (L.) Schwantes
Protologue : Gartenflora lxxvii. 69 (1928)
Information on the genus : Cephalophyllum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum loreum L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum loreum L. (1753)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cephalophyllum primulinum (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum primulinum L. Bolus (1924)
=Cephalophyllum decipiens (Haw.) L. Bolus
=Mesembryanthemum decipiens Haw.
=Cephalophyllum apiculatum L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum cedrimontanum L. Bolus (1939)
=Cephalophyllum compactum L. Bolus (1933)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 0.12 m. Alt: 600 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 35: t.1396 (1962).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 109-110 (2001).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 114041
Record n°114041
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