Lithops comptonii L. Bolus
  • S. African Gard.


This taxon is accepted by Aizoaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

Morphology

Dwarf, obconical, succulent plant, mostly 2-4-headed. Leaf-pair parted by a fairly deep fissure, elliptic to kidney-shaped from above, upper surfaces ± convex to very slightly humped, or usually flattish, sometimes startlingly so, with open or somewhat occluded windows with pinkish beige, light grey or pale greenish grey markings. Flower yellow with a white centre, ± 20-25 mm diam.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
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    Habitat

    On gravelly flats amongst dark brown, grey or greyish white pebbles or in shallow pockets of limestone.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
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    • 1
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    Distribution

    Between Calvinia, Ceres and Laingsburg.

  • Provided by: [B].e-Flora of South Africa
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    • 1
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      Bibliography

    • 1 Hammer, SA. 2013. Aizoaceae: Lithops. 206 - 208. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
    • 2 S. African Gard.

     Information From

    Aizoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).