page lists new additions and changes to this Adromischus
|12 Jan 2008
pixels - species pages upgraded with new larger photos, thanks to generous
friends. Distribution maps revised, based upon herbarium data and field observations.
Mimics galore! At it's northern limit, a new subspecies of A. schuldtianus mimics A. marianiae, while a rediscovered form of A. marianiae mimics A. filicaulis. Scope of A. schuldtianus subsp. juttae & A. trigynus adjusted and "rupicola" page removed. Conservation Assessment page rewritten. Rotten Adro added. New page added for Software
Other links pages tidied up with new
links to: Cok Grootscholten's Album, Tylecodon Gallery, African Plants Database, Aluka Digital Herbarium, Plant Conservation &
Trade Organisations, Cultivar Naming Code, Bot. Artist's Soc., Dictionary of Botanical
two more Photo Travelogues and new Vegetation & Plant List
Books. Literature references updated. Broken external
article by the late Bryan Makin about White Adromischus added from Prickly
Paragraphs (1987). For fun, a new Identification
included. Variation map of A.
marianiae, link to type illustration
of A. hemisphaericus, another monstrose growth and another seedling photo showing the single
cotyledon all added. Home page zip file
replaced with an obscure
Adro description in words. New links: Cotyledon & Tylecodon
book, on-line botanical books, ePIC search across Kew's major
databases, SA conservation programmes, SA photo travelogues, EU wildlife trade
& SA history. Broken external links
new taxa added: A. liebenbergii
subsp. orientalis & A. cristatus var. mzimvubuensis. New photos added and text
updated for A. cristatus var. zeyheri. Extra page added about my
continuing search for A. mamillaris. New photos added to hybrids and acknowledgements pages. More links: CocozzaCollection, Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, Genustor horticultural
societies list, SAsucculents Yahoo Group, DIVA-GIS, Global Strategy for Plant
TRANSLAT, 1stweather, Namibian Environmental Atlas & Accommodation, Geonames & Vegetation Map. Broken external links
list of over 250 Adromischus literature
added, plus more photos from Bryan Makin:
a natural hybrid, more monstrose growth, another example of variation and a seedling. Bryophyllum web site linked.
||Because they are
now rarely seen, two illustrated articles
by the late Bryan Makin added (with
permission) from the obscure magazine
"Cactulent, Official Bulletin of the
London Cactus Club", about A. hemisphaericus and A. leucophyllus.
abbreviations updated throughout to match
IPNI; new link to A. caryophyllaceus picture in the Fernkloof
Nature Reserve; original picture of A. juttae added; references to two
other pictures added on the FAQs - Cristates page; links for succulent
stamps added on FAQs
- South Africans page; Namaqualand Tourism, Ananzi and government
portal links added to SA
plus a whole new page added for general Plant Links.
|9 Mar 2003
||Variegated Adromischus and leaf
photographs added thanks to Harry
Chi-king Mak; link to Crassulaceae volume
of IHOSP added and
two more book references added to C&S
|12 Feb 2003
||Habitat photos of A. umbraticola
subsp. ramosus from Ernst van Jaarsveld
and this What's New page added.
|1 Feb 2003
released for testing.
Page Last Updated: Jan 2008
© 2008 Derek Tribble, London, UK