African Plant Database

Euphorbia tanaensis P.R.O. Bally
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 12->30 m; trunk simple 10-30 m long, ± 40 cm Ø, 6-angled above, terminating in a rounded crown of horizontally spreading branches, occasionally with 2 or 3 crowns one above the other; branches rebranching, to 3 m long;
Ecology : Semi-deciduous swamp forest with Terminalia hildebrandtii, Combretum schumannii, Gyrocarpus, Antiaris, Chlorophora, Afzelia quanzensis, Erythrophleum guineense, Ficus spp., Manilkara; 15 m alt.
  Threatened by extinction through habitat loss and degradation, fide C. Hankamer & al., [see more in the book]
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
carte afrique num 106213
Record n°106213
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