African Plant Database

Carruanthus ringens (L.) Boom
Information on the genus : Carruanthus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum ringens L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum ringens L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Mesembryanthemum caninum Haw. (1795)
=Mesembryanthemum vulpinum Haw.
=*Mesembryanthemum caninum var. vulpinum Haw.
=*Mesembryanthemum caninum var. paucidentatum Salm-Dyck
=*Bergeranthus caninus (Haw.) Schwantes
=*Carruanthus caninus (Haw.) Schwantes
=*Carruanthus vulpinus N.E. Br. ex Graebn.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 0.15 m. Alt: 400 - 1200 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 101-102 (2001).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
no map available
Record n°114212
Feedback about this record