Table 34 A summary of southern African plant families with succulent species arranged in decreasing number of succulent species per family

Note that some families are not restricted to southern Africa but, for the purposes of this table, only those species occurring in the Flora of southern Africa region were taken into account. (Source: Smith et al. (1993), but some numbers have been updated by this author.)

Family Number of genera Number of species Percent total Largest succulent non-succulent succulent non-succulent succulent succulent genus in the flora family (No. of species)

Family Number of genera Number of species Percent total Largest succulent non-succulent succulent non-succulent succulent succulent genus in the flora family (No. of species)

Aizoaceae

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