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Genus: Cheiridopsis

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

Thirty-three species, endemic to Namibia and South Africa (Northern Cape and the Western Cape), with the main concentration of species in Namaqualand.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Cheiridopsis acuminata


Cheiridopsis amabilis


Cheiridopsis aspera


Cheiridopsis brownii


Cheiridopsis campanulata


Cheiridopsis caroli-schmidtii


Cheiridopsis delphinoides


Cheiridopsis denticulata


Cheiridopsis derenbergiana


Cheiridopsis gamoepensis


Cheiridopsis glomerata


Cheiridopsis herrei


Cheiridopsis imitans


Cheiridopsis meyeri


Cheiridopsis minor


Cheiridopsis namaquensis


Cheiridopsis nelii


Cheiridopsis pearsonii


Cheiridopsis peculiaris


Cheiridopsis pillansii


Cheiridopsis pilosula


Cheiridopsis ponderosa


Cheiridopsis purpurea


Cheiridopsis robusta


Cheiridopsis rostrata


Cheiridopsis rudis


Cheiridopsis schlechteri


Cheiridopsis speciosa


Cheiridopsis turbinata


Cheiridopsis umbrosa


Cheiridopsis umdausensis


Cheiridopsis velox


Cheiridopsis verrucosa



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