African Plant Database

Cephalophyllum platycalyx (L. Bolus) Schwantes
Information on the genus : Cephalophyllum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum platycalyx L. Bolus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cephalophyllum curtophyllum (L. Bolus) Schwantes
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum curtophyllum L. Bolus (1924)
 Cephalophyllum curtophyllum (L. Bolus) Schwantes (1928)
 Mesembryanthemum platycalyx L. Bolus (1924)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cephalophyllum artum L. Bolus (1961)
=Cephalophyllum concinnum L. Bolus (1962)
=*Cephalophyllum conicum L. Bolus ex H. Jacobsen
=Cephalophyllum latipetalum L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum rhodandrum L. Bolus (1931)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg 19: 141-163 (1984).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 111 (2001).
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