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
carte afrique num 114790
Record n°114790
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