African Plant Database


Euphorbia heterophylla L.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 453 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poinsettia heterophylla (L.) Klotzsch & Garcke
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Poinsettia geniculata (Ortega) Klotzsch & Garcke
=Euphorbia geniculata Ortega (1797)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb - Ht 0.3 - 1 m. Alt: 3 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, FS, GA, LP, MP, NW

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 385 (1798). 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1982). Flora of Libya. 89: 48
  • Med-Checklist 3: 214 (1986).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 54 (2000).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 105763
 
Record n°105763 modified 2007-04-17
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