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Genus: Cylindrophyllum

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 South Africa (Western, Northern and Eastern Cape), with the main concentration of species in the Little Karoo.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Cylindrophyllum calamiforme

 

Cylindrophyllum comptonii

 

Cylindrophyllum hallii

 

Cylindrophyllum obsubulatum

 

Cylindrophyllum tugwelliae

 

 


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