African Plant Database

Euphorbia indica Lam.
Protologue : Encycl. (Lamarck) 2(2): 423 (1788) 
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaesyce indica (Lam.) Croizat (1942)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Chamaesyce hypericifolia auct.
=*Euphorbia purpurascens Schumach. & Thonn.
=Euphorbia hypericifolia N.E. Br.
=Euphorbia androsaemoides Dennst. (1818)
=Euphorbia cassioides C. Presl (1845)
=Euphorbia decumbens Forssk.
=Euphorbia decumbens Willd.
=Euphorbia hypericifolia auct.
=Euphorbia indica var. angustifolia Boiss.
=Euphorbia indica var. pubescens Pax
=Anisophyllum indicum Schweinf.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb - Ht 0.05 - 0.6 m. Alt: 1 - 1265 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 219

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 49 (2000).
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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