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Genus: Amphibolia

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: Ruschioideae

Five species, endemic to Namibia and South Africa (Northern Cape and Western Cape).

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Amphibolia laevis


Amphibolia obscura


Amphibolia rupis-arcuatae


Amphibolia saginata


Amphibolia succulenta



  • Hartmann, H.E.K. & Dehn, M. 1989. A re-examination of the genus Amphibolia (Mesembryanthemaceae). Bothalia 19: 179182.

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