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Aichryson tortuosum (Aiton) Webb & Berthel.
Family : CRASSULACEAE
Protologue : Hist. Nat. Iles Canaries 3(2)1: 184 (1840) 
Information on the genus : Aichryson
Basionym : Sempervivum tortuosum Aiton
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aeonium tortuosum (Aiton) Pit. & Proust (1909)
 Aichryson tortuosum (Aiton) Webb & Berthel. var. tortuosum
 Sempervivum tortuosum Aiton (1789)
 Macrobia tortuosa (Aiton) G. Kunkel (1977)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aichryson pygmaeum Webb & Berthel. (1840)
=Aichryson radiscescens Webb & Berthel. (1840)
=Sempervivum radiscescens (Webb & Berthel.) Christ (1888)
=Aeonium bethencourtianum auct. (1909) non Bolle
=Aichryson pulvinatum Burchard (1913)
=Macrobia bethencourtiana (Bolle) G. Kunkel (1977)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Aichryson tortuosum (Aiton) Webb & Berthel. var. tortuosum
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Epiphytic (!)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Iles Canaries [Pitard & Proust]: 188 (1908 [1909]) 
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295

Bibliography other :
  • Succ. J. 84: 247 (2012).
  • Sant, S, G. Leotard, R. Dupre & al. (2017). Contribution à la connaissance de la flore vasculaire du Maroc et particulièrement de l’Anti-Atlas. Poiretia 8: 6
 
More info on :
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 140163
 
Record n°140163 modified 2011-03-03
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