Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Ruschia geminiflora
Aizoaceae Martinov
Ruschia geminiflora (Haw.) Schwantes , legitimate, scientific
Schwantes, M.H.G. (1949), National Cactus & Succulent Journal 4: 58 [comb. nov.]
basionym: Mesembryanthemum geminiflorum Haw. legitimate
Ross, J.H. & Walsh, N.G. (June 2003), A Census of the Vascular Plants of Victoria Edn. 7: - [secondary reference]
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2005), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
misapplication: Mesembryanthemum laxum Willd. legitimate by Ewart, A.J. (1931), Flora of Victoria: 481 misapplication: Ruschia tumidula (Haw.) Schwantes legitimate by Walsh, N.G. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1996), Flora of Victoria 3: 106
  • APC Comment: The name Mesembryanthemum tumidulum Haw. has been misapplied to this taxon in horticultural contexts in Victoria and South Australia (see N.G.Walsh, Fl. Victoria 3: 106 (1996); W.R.Barker et. al. Census S. Austral. Vasc. Pl. 32 (2005) pro syn. R. tumidula).
  • APC Dist.: WA (naturalised), SA (naturalised), Vic (naturalised)