Genus: Sceletium N. E. Br.

Possible synonym of: Phyllobolus N. E. Br.

 
Family: Aizoaceae
Subfamily: Mesembryanthemoideae
Alternate family(ies): Mesembryanthemaceae
Genus number: 16411
Last updated: 09-Jun-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Bittrich, V. 1986. Untersuchungen zu Merkmalsbestand, Gliederung und Abgrenzung der Unterfamilie Mesembryanthemoideae (Mesembryanthemaceae Fenzl). Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg 21:75. Note: = Phyllobolus N. E. Br.
  2. Gerbaulet, M. 1995. Phyllobolus N.E. Br. emend. Bittrich (Aizoaceae): a reassessment of generic boundaries. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 117:396. Note: accepts
  3. Gerbaulet, M. 2001. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E & Aizoaceae F-Z 287-290. Note: accepts
  4. Klak, C. et al. 2007. A phylogeny and new classification for Mesembryanthemoideae (Aizoaceae). Taxon 56:737-756. Note: = Mesembryanthemum L.
  5. Liede-Schumann, S. & H. E. K. Hartmann. 2008. Mesembryanthemum—back to the roots?. Taxon 58:345-346. Note: argue for retaining this genus until more and better data are available

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=16411. Accessed 19 October 2019.