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Glinus oppositifolius (L.) Aug. DC. var. oppositifolius
Information on the genus : Glinus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mollugo oppositifolia L. (1753)
 Glinus oppositifolius (L.) Aug. DC. (1901)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mollugo glinoides A. Rich. (1847)
=*Pharnaceum mollugo L.
=Glinus mollugo Fenzl (1836)
=Glinus denticulatus (Guill. & Perr.) Fenzl
=Glinus spergula (L.) Steud.
=Mollugo serrulata Sond.
=Mollugo spergula L. (1759)
=Mollugo denticulata Guill. & Perr.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht up to 0.5 m. Alt: 3 - 1435 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bull. Herb. Boissier, sér. 2 1: 559 (1901).

Bibliography other :
  • Sukhorukov A,P. & al. (2021). Evolutionary relationships, biogeography and morphological characters of Glinus (Molluginaceae), with special emphasis on the genus composition in Sub-Saharan Africa PhytoKeys 173: 56
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