African Plant Database

Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E. Br. var. edulis
Information on the genus : Carpobrotus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum edule L.
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) L. Bolus subsp. edulis (1927)
 Mesembryanthemum edule L. (1759)
 Abryanthemum edule (L.) Rothm.
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) N.E. Br. (1926)
 Carpobrotus edulis (L.) L. Bolus (1927)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Carpobrotus edulis var. chrysophthalmus C.D. Preston & P.D. Sell
=Carpobrotus edulis var. rubescens Druce (1926)
=Mesembryanthemum edule var. flavum (L.) Moss
=Mesembryanthemum acinaciforme var. flavum L. (1753)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • TUTIN, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 135
  • BORGES P.A.V., C. ABREU & AL. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores : 186
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Record n°131262 modified 2008-11-17
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