African Plant Database


Cotyledon oblonga Haw.
Family : CRASSULACEAE
Information on the genus : Cotyledon
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga (Haw.) DC.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga (Haw.) DC.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cotyledon orbiculata var. oblonga (Haw.) DC.
 Cotyledon simulans var. spathulata Schönland ex Poelln.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cotyledon coruscans Haw. (1819)
=*Cotyledon decussata auct.
=Cotyledon leucophylla C. A. Sm.
=Cotyledon undulata Haw. (1819)
=Cotyledon macrantha var. virescens (Schönland & Baker f.) Poelln.
=Cotyledon virescens Schönland & Baker f.
=*Cotyledon canaliculata Haw.
=*Cotyledon canalifolia Haw.
=Cotyledon crassifolia Haw.
=Cotyledon cuneiformis Haw. (1828)
=Cotyledon decussata var. flavida (Fourc.) Poelln.
=Cotyledon flavida Fourc. (1932)
=Cotyledon galpinii Schönland & Baker f. (1902)
=Cotyledon obermeyeriana Poelln. (1937)
=*Cotyledon orbiculata auct.
=Cotyledon rudatisii Poelln. (1937)
=*Cotyledon simulans Schönland ex Poelln.
=Cotyledon viridis Haw.
=Cotyledon whiteae Schönland & Baker f. (1902)
=Cotyledon zuluensis Schönland ex Poelln.
=Cotyledon decussata var. rubra Poelln.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent undershrub, to 1 m; stem and old branches thick.
Ecology : Rocks and rock crevices in exposed situation of slopes. S. Africa (Natal, Transvaal, Orange Free State, Cape Prov.), Swaziland, Lesotho.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 14: 3-17 (1985).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
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Record n°55439
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