African Plant Database


Euphorbia angustiflora Pax
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 34: 82 (1905) 
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Euphorbia schinzii auct. sensu Pax (1901), non Pax (1898)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Densely branched perennial succulent forming clumps to ± 20 cm height and 50 cm Ø; branches 4-angled, to 1 cm thick; angles prominently sinuate-toothed, with teeth 1-1,5 cm apart; spiny; mature seeds unknown.
Ecology : Rocky outcrops in Brachystegia woodland; 1100-1500 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 214
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 105972
 
Record n°105972
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