Observations in the Genus: Conophytum

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Look at the "history" of this Conophytum!

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Location: Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve: a south-facing slope
Observed: 14th July 2016
Added: 15th July 2016
Identifications:1
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1st pic showing a cluster with it's "history" exposed for some or other reason, growing in a shady rock crevice
The other 3 pics are of different clusters nearby on the top of this south-facing slope

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Pearson's Minute Cono

Conophytum minutum var pearsonii 08
By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Knersvlakte
Observed: 23rd April 2016
Added: 9th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Minute Cono

Conophytum minusculum ssp minusculum 01
By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: On Top of Gifberg
Observed: 21st April 2016
Added: 9th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Dobbelsteentjies

Conophytum calculus 02
By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Knersvlakte
Observed: 23rd April 2016
Added: 9th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Small Gifberg Cono

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By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: On Top of Gifberg
Observed: 21st April 2016
Added: 15th June 2016
Identifications:3
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Pink vettie

Pink vettie
By: WendyP
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Protea Atlas Project
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Location: Pakhuis Peak
Observed: 31st March 2016
Added: 2nd June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

uSeveral tiny vettie plants with pink petals. Nice and sunny so flowers side open. Leaves small, grey, sometimes translucent. So small and could not see if leaves were hairy. Have it confirmed that its Conophytum minisculum, but not sure which sub species.

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Cono obcordellum

Cono obcord obcord
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Nawelskloof 3, Maskam
Observed: 30th May 2016
Added: 1st June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Description:

quite common on sandstones below 650m

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Rocky outcrop

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By: Tiya
Location: Bushmanland, Steinkopf
Observed: 25th May 2016
Added: 30th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Conophytum ernstii just for the guru's

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Location: Behind Sandberg
Observed: 27th May 2016
Added: 27th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Compact dwarf succulent forming clusters between 5-20cm wide and up to 5cm high. Leaf pairs round, apex truncate or concave, found one that where keeled, up to 1.3cm in diameter, fissure area inflated or with depression, very prominent white marking around fissure of all specimens, epidermis blueish-green, velutinuos, densely covered with soft curved papillae. Leaves on higher part of ridge has many spots, once on lower ridge has fine and less spots. Flowers light pink with white base, 0.8-1.5cm in diameter, only petals exposed outside the leaves of all plants that where in flower.

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Toointjies

Conophytum meyeri (2)
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Location: Vyftienmyl
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Identifications:1
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Conophytum

Conophytum obscurum subsp. obscurum
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Location: Vyftienmyl se berge
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Conophytum

Conophytum bolusiae subs bolusiae (1)
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Location: Oograbies-Wes
Observed: 13th May 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Conophytum mundum

Conophytum mundum
By: Sakkie van der Merwe
Location: Loskoppe, Vanrhynsdorp. Lankverwacht Guestfarm
Observed: 7th May 2016
Added: 9th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:10
Description:

Small group of five found on eastern side of "koppie"

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Dumplings

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Location: Madi-Madi Karoo Safari Lodge
Observed: 16th March 2016
Added: 3rd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Conophytum flowering at dusk

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Location: McGregor Koppies
Observed: 1st May 2016
Added: 2nd May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:3
Description:

Flowers are cream/yellow, no more than 10mm in diameter and 15mm long, growing on shale ridges.
Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo

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Conophytum?

ConophytumiSpot
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Location: McGregor Koppies
Observed: 28th September 2015
Added: 15th April 2016
Likely ID: Conophytum
Identifications:1
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Description:

Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo
Quite a few in this spot

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Cono

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Location: way to Hellskloof Pass
Observed: 6th May 2014
Added: 10th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Conophytum

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By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBotanical Society of South AfricaBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingCREW (KZN)Lepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
Plants expert
Location: N7, West Coast DC
Observed: 29th November 2015
Added: 3rd February 2016
Likely ID: Conophytum
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Conophytum bilobum

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By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBotanical Society of South AfricaBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingCREW (KZN)Lepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Unnamed Road, Port Nolloth
Observed: 28th November 2015
Added: 3rd February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Conophytum

Conophytum
By: Jan-Hendrik
Botanical Society of South AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Karoo Desert NBG
Observed: 29th November 2015
Added: 30th November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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pink vygie

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By: Pieter Botha
BioInteractions Lab: Stellenbosch University
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Location: Koningskop
Observed: 31st March 2012
Added: 25th November 2015
Likely ID: Conophytum
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Small succulent growing on a rock in fynbos on mountain slope. Note that there is a lichen growing around it, but that the plant's dry leaves are visible in centre of image.

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Stoneplant

Stoneplant
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: north ascent Carolusberg - summit - Goegap Nature Reserve
Observed: 7th October 2015
Added: 2nd November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Stoneplant

Stoneplant
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: north ascent Carolusberg - Goegap Nature Reserve
Observed: 7th October 2015
Added: 1st November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Stone plant

conophytum
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Location: Buffelsdrift conservancy, Ladysmith.
Observed: 26th September 2015
Added: 20th October 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
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Conophytum lydiae

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Location: Near Aggeneys
Observed: 7th September 2015
Added: 19th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Conophytum l

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Location: Near Aggeneys
Observed: 7th September 2015
Added: 19th October 2015
Identifications:1
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Conophytum obcordellum subsp. obcodrellum var ceresianum

C0n0phytum obcordellum subsp. obcodrellum var ceresianum (3) 5-2005
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Location: Zeekoegat
Observed: 14th May 2005
Added: 26th September 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Conophytum

conophytum 2
By: sallyslak
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Location: Kapteinskloof south of gate
Observed: 18th September 2015
Added: 23rd September 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Conophytum truncatum

Conophytum truncatum
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Kapteinskloof
Observed: 18th September 2015
Added: 20th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Conophytum sp.

 Conophytum sp.
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Klipdrift Zebra
Observed: 21st August 2015
Added: 6th September 2015
Likely ID: Conophytum
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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