African Plant Database

Oscularia deltoides (L.) Schwantes
Protologue : Deutsche Gärtn.-Zeitung 42: 187 (1927)
Information on the genus : Oscularia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum deltoides L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lampranthus deltoides (L.) Glen
 Mesembryanthemum muricatum Haw. (1803)
 Mesembryanthemum deltoides var. muricatum (Haw.) A. Berger
 Oscularia deltata (Mill.) Schwantes (1927)
 Oscularia muricata (Haw.) Schwantes ex H. Jacobsen
 Oscularia deltoides var. muricata (A. Berger) Schwantes
 Mesembryanthemum deltoides L. (1753)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.5 m. Alt: 450 - 1250 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 16: 44-91 (1998).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 197 (2001).
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Record n°113908 modified 2009-02-16
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