African Plant Database

Crassula pellucida L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 283 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Crassula
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Crassula pellucida L. subsp. pellucida
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Crassula centauroides auct. sensu Aiton, Sims, Eckl. & Zeyh., Drège, Harv., non L.
=Crassula dichotoma auct. sensu L.f., non L.
=Crassula marginata Thunb.
=Crassula minima auct. sensu Eckl. & Zeyh., non Thunb.
Taxon infra-specific
Crassula pellucida subsp. brachypetala (Drège ex Harv.) Toelken
Crassula pellucida subsp. marginalis (Dryand.) Toelken
Crassula pellucida L. subsp. pellucida
Crassula pellucida subsp. spongiosa Toelken
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, creeping herb, forming dense to lax mats; stems to – Near C. teuszii (cf. C. uhehensis).
Ecology : Wet rocky places in montane forests; (1500-)1900-3100 m alt. Not in Somalia. Fernando Poo (Bioko), S. Africa (Natal, Transvaal), Swaziland; tropical Arabia.
Biol./Eco : Herb, Leaf Succulent; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 14: (1985).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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