African Plant Database

Pterodiscus ngamicus N.E. Br. ex Stapf
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 4: II. 543 (1906)
Information on the genus : Pterodiscus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Pterodiscus aurantiacus auct. non Welw.
=Pterodiscus luridus auct. sensu Stapf (1904) & others, non Hook.f.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Herb, Succulent Ht 0.15 - 0.3 m. Alt 270 - 1500 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 253 (1937).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 135 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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