African Plant Database


Euphorbia helioscopia L.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 459 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euphorbia helioscopia L. subsp. helioscopia
 
Taxon infra-specific
Euphorbia helioscopia L. subsp. helioscopia
Euphorbia helioscopia subsp. helioscopioides (Loscos & C. Pardo) Nyman (1881)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb - Ht 0.1 - 0.3 m. Alt: 5 - 1890 m. Distribution: EC, KN, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 465 (1932).  
  • VINDT, J. (1960). Monographie des Euphorbiacées du Maroc; Révision, systématique, anatomie. Trav. Inst. Sci. Chérifien, Sér. Bot. 12: 81
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 602 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 221 (1968).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 476 (1979).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1982). Flora of Libya. 89: 31
  • Med-Checklist 3: 214 (1986).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 2 Ketres 2: 226 
  • Fl. Iberica 8: ? (1997). 
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 63 (2000).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 105755
 
Record n°105755
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