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Oscularia comptonii (L. Bolus) H.E.K. Hartmann
Information on the genus : Oscularia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum comptonii L. Bolus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lampranthus comptonii (L. Bolus) N.E. Br. var. comptonii
 Mesembryanthemum comptonii L. Bolus (1920)
 Lampranthus comptonii (L. Bolus) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lampranthus comptonii f. angustifolius
=Lampranthus comptonii var. roseus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus ex H. Jacobsen
=Lampranthus comptonii f. roseus (L. Bolus) G.D. Rowley
=Mesembryanthemum comptonii var. roseum L. Bolus
=Lampranthus ebracteatus L. Bolus (1962)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht 0.15 - 0.23 m. Alt: 400 - 1000 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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