African Plant Database


Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 454 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp. (1909)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens (Boiss.) N.E. Br.
=Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb - Ht 0.05 - 0.5 m. Alt: 5 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 54: 332-347 (1967).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 282 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 3: 214 (1986).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 49 (2000).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Germplasm Resources Information Network
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 105764
 
Record n°105764 modified 2007-04-17
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