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Genus: Aizoon

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Order: Caryophyllales > Family: Aizoaceae > Subfamily: Aizooideae

About 25 species worldwide (mainly in the Mediterranean region), with 11 species native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Aizoon asbestinum


Aizoon canariense

See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Aizoon giessii


Aizoon glinoides


Aizoon karooicum


Aizoon paniculatum


Aizoon rigidum


Aizoon sarmentosum


Aizoon schellenbergii


Aizoon virgatum


Aizoon zeyheri



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