Carpobrotus chilensis

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Carpobrotus chilensis


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Aizoaceae
Subfamilia: Ruschioideae
Tribus: Ruschieae
Genus: Carpobrotus
Species: Carpobrotus chilensis


Carpobrotus chilensis (Molina) N.E.Br., J. Bot. 66: 324. 1928.


  • Mesembryanthemum chilense Molina, Sag. Stor. Nat. Chili (ed. 2) 133. 1810.
  • Mesembryanthemum aequilaterale var. chiloense Haw. ex Salm-Dyck

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional:Southern South America
      • Argentina (Chubut), Chile (Antofagasta, Atacama, Coquimbo, Valparaiso, O'Higgins, Maule, Bio Bio, Araucania)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



Vernacular names[edit]

English: Sea fig
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