African Plant Database

Cephalophyllum ebracteatum (Pax ex Schltr. & Diels) Dinter & Schwantes
Information on the genus : Cephalophyllum
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum ebracteatum Pax ex Schltr. & Diels
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum ebracteatum Pax ex Schltr. & Diels (1907)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cephalophyllum ausense L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum ernii L. Bolus (1929)
=Cephalophyllum laetulum L. Bolus (1960)
=Cephalophyllum namaquanum L. Bolus (1928)
=Cephalophyllum rangei (Engl.) L. Bolus ex H. Jacobsen
=Mesembryanthemum rangei Engl. (1909)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 0.04 m. Alt: up to 400 m. Distribution: NAM, NC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Gartenflora 77: 69 (1928).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 108 (2001).
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carte afrique num 114081
Record n°114081
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