African Plant Database

Cephalophyllum purpureo-album (Haw.) Schwantes
Information on the genus : Cephalophyllum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum purpureo-album Haw.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum purpureo-album Haw. (1826)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cephalophyllum aurantiacum L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum gracile L. Bolus (1928)
=Cephalophyllum gracile var. longisepalum L. Bolus
=Cephalophyllum littlewoodii L. Bolus (1962)
=Cephalophyllum middlemostii L. Bolus (1963)
=Cephalophyllum paucifolium L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum serrulatum L. Bolus (1934)
=Cephalophyllum worcesterense L. Bolus (1934)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 0.15 m. Alt: 300 - 1000 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 111 (2001).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 114059
Record n°114059
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