African Plant Database

Euphorbia tettensis Klotzsch
Protologue : Naturw. Reise Mossambique [Peters] 94 (1861) 
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaesyce tettensis (Klotzsch) Koutnik
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Anisophyllum tettense Klotzsch & Garcke
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual with stems solitary or many from the crown of the root, erect, decumbent or prostrate, simple or sparingly branched, 5-45 cm long, woolly-tomentose to puberulous;
Ecology : Sandy soils in open deciduous woodland; 50-1550 m alt.
  S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb - Ht 0.1 - 0.3 m. Alt: ? - 380 m. Distribution: LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • S. African J. Bot. 3: 262-264 (1984).
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