African Plant Database

Limeum sulcatum (Klotzsch) Hutch.
Family : Aizoaceae
Information on the genus : Limeum
Basionym : Acanthocarpaea sulcata Klotzsch
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acanthocarpaea sulcata Klotzsch
 Limeum sulcatum (Klotzsch) Hutch. var. sulcatum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Limeum sulcatum var. gracile Friedrich
=Limeum sulcatum var. robustum Friedrich
Taxon infra-specific
Limeum sulcatum var. scabridum (Klotzsch) Friedrich
Limeum sulcatum (Klotzsch) Hutch. var. sulcatum
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb to 70 cm tall; sometimes a subshrub repeatedly dichotomous branches, 3-17 cm long; leaves 1-2-
Ecology : Riverbanks, littoral dunes and other sandy places (woodland, bush, short grassland, roadsides, cultivated land); ± 900 m alt. Caprivi Strip, Botswana, Namibia, S. Africa. Comprises 2 vars. in tropical Africa.
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Record n°175355 modified 2015-02-23
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