African Plant Database

Pharnaceum brevicaule (DC.) Bartl.
Family : Aizoaceae
Information on the genus : Pharnaceum
Basionym : Ginginsia brevicaulis DC.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ginginsia brevicaulis DC.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pharnaceum merxmuelleri Friedrich (1955)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual with 1 to several tufts of leaves at or near ground level; bifid, with linear segments, 15 mm long, progressively deciduous
Ecology : Dry sandy soils. Namibia, S. Africa, Lesotho.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.01 - 0.05 m. Alt: 61 - 2337 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, FS, NC, NW, WC
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°57720
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