African Plant Database

Aizoanthemum mossamedense (Welw. ex Oliv.) Friedrich
Information on the genus : Aizoanthemum
Basionym : Aizoon mossamedense Welw. ex Oliv.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aizoon mossamedense Welw. ex Oliv.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Dichotomously branched, diffuse or erect, annual or perennial becoming very dense at the top of branches, just under the
Ecology : Sandy maritime, rocky and stony places, wadi banks; to 70 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 25: 45 (1959).
  • Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 3: 567 (1960).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 29 (2001).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 48238
Record n°48238
Feedback about this record