African Plant Database


Euphorbia letestui J. Raynal
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Cactus-like erect, succulent perennial, 2-4 m tall, with hemispherical outline; trunk ± cylindric to 20 cm thick, with candelabriform branching;
Ecology : Crystalline rock slopes of inselberg dominating the rain-forest. Only on the moderately abrupt low slopes between forest and denuded stone flags with Afrotrilepis.
  Near E. kamerunica and E. hermentiana Lemaire (= E. trigona Mill., known only in cultivation).
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 106118
 
Record n°106118
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