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Calamophyllum Schwantes in Z. Sukkulentenk. 3: 15, 28. 1927 sec. Hartmann 20171 wfo-4000005948
      Nametype: Calamophyllum teretifolium (Haw.) Schwantes
  • 1. Hartmann, H. E. K. 2017 – In: Hartmann, H. E. K., Illustrated handbook of succulent plants. Aizoaceae, ed. 2. – Berlin: Springer


A mysterious genus including three species. These were described by Haworth between 1795 and 1812. However, for two of the names no types have been selected yet, whereas for the third a drawing by Duncansan serves as a lectotype (Hartmann 2001a). The distribution of the genus is uncertain.A,B


A. Hartmann, H. E. K. 2001: Illustrated handbook of succulent plants. Aizoaceae A - E. – Berlin, Heidelberg & New York: Springer
B. Hernández-Ledesma, P., Berendsohn, W. G., Borsch, T., von Mering, S., Akhani, H., Arias, S., Castañeda-Noa, I., Eggli, U., Eriksson, R., Flores-Olvera, H., Fuentes-Bazán, S., Kadereit, G., Klak, C., Korotkova, N., Nyffeler, R., Ocampo, G. & Ochoterena, H. 2015: A taxonomic backbone for the global synthesis of species diversity in the angiosperm order Caryophyllales. – Willdenowia 45(3): 281-383.