African Plant Database

Euphorbia tetracanthoides Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 30: 342 (1902) 
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Densely branching succulent perennial forming tangled masses 20-30 cm high and to 1,5 m Ø; branches trailing, sometimes erect, to 30 cm long, 1-1,7 cm thick, 4-angled; angles ± distinctly toothed, with rounded teeth 1-1,5 cm apart;
Ecology : Amongst rocks usually on steep slopes with scattered deciduous woodland; 1750-2200 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106221
Record n°106221
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