Back to Biodiversity Explorer main pageGo to Iziko Museums of Cape Town home pageAbout Biodiversity Explorer - history, goals, etc.Send us your questions about southern African biodiversityPeople who have contributed content and images.Search Biodiversity Explorer

Genus: Spatalla (spoons)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Order: Proteales > Family: Proteaceae

The 20 species are all found in the Western Cape.

Species native to southern Africa

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

Spatalla argentea (Silver-leaf spoon)

Spatalla barbigera (Fine-leaf spoon)

Spatalla caudata (Woolly-hair spoon)

Spatalla colorata (Shiny spoon)

Spatalla confusa (Long-tube spoon)

Spatalla curvifolia (White-stalked spoon)

Spatalla ericoides (Erica-leaf spoon)

Spatalla incurva (Swan-head spoon)

Spatalla longifolia (Pink-stalked spoon)

Spatalla mollis (Woolly spoon)

 

Spatalla nubicola (Medusa spoon)

Spatalla parilis (Spike spoon)

Spatalla prolifera (Palmiet spoon)

Spatalla propinqua (Lax spoon)

Spatalla racemosa (Lax-stalked spoon)

Spatalla salsoloides (Kink-style spoon)

Spatalla setacea (Needle-leaf spoon)

Spatalla squamata (Silky spoon)

Spatalla thyrsiflora (Swan-neck spoon)

Spatalla tulbaghensis (Shaggy-hair spoon)

 


Contact us if you can contribute information or images to improve this page.

Biodiversity Explorer home   Iziko home   Search