African Plant Database


Euphorbia citrina S. Carter
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 45(2): 331 (1990)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Striking, suffrutescent, erect herb or straggly shrub 0,5-2 m tall; branches leafless below and marked with crowded leaf-scars; not spiny.
Ecology : Grassland, often at evergreen forest edges; quartzite soils; 1530-2100 m alt.
  Obviously closely related to E. whyteana.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 215 (1991).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 106005
 
Record n°106005
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