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Genus: Leipoldtia

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

Twelve species, native to Namibia and South Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape and Eastern Cape), but most species occur in the Richtersveld vicinity.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Leipoldtia alborosea


Leipoldtia calandra


Leipoldtia compacta


Leipoldtia frutescens


Leipoldtia gigantea


Leipoldtia klaverensis


Leipoldtia laxa


Leipoldtia lunata


Leipoldtia rosea


Leipoldtia schultzei


Leipoldtia uniflora


Leipoldtia weigangiana



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