African Plant Database

Euphorbia ledermanniana Pax & K. Hoffm.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 45: 241 (1910)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia calva N.E. Br. (1913)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with rather fleshy shoots arising from a woody rootstock; stems 7,5-20 cm tall, 0,22 cm thick, usually forking into a 2-branched cyme at the apex, simple or rarely branched below; leaves linear-lanceolate, acute, coriaceous.
Ecology : Savanna, after grass fires; also small river-forest; ± 915-1520 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106116
Record n°106116
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