Genus: Ophthalmophyllum Dinter & Schwantes

Usually considered a synonym of: Conophytum N. E. Br.

Family: Aizoaceae
Subfamily: Ruschioideae
Tribe: Ruschieae
Alternate family(ies): Mesembryanthemaceae
Genus number: 15643
Last updated: 09-Jun-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Hammer, S. A. 2002. Dumpling and his wife: new views of the genus Conophytum. EAE Creative Color Ltd.: Norwich, England.
  • Hartmann, H. E. K. 1993. Aizoaceae. (Kubitzki) 60.
  • Hartmann, H. E. K. 1991. Mesembryanthema. Contr. Bolus Herb. 13:143.
  • Herre, A. G. J. Genera of the Mesembryanthemaceae. (Gen Mesemb)
  • Sauer, N. 1988. The nocturnal Ophthalmophyllums. (Aloe) 25:4.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Ophthalmophyllum
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 26 April 2019.