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Euphorbia prostrata Aiton
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Hortus Kew. 2: 139 (1789)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaesyce prostrata (Aiton) Small (1903)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia chamaesyce auct.
=Euphorbia tenella Kunth (1817)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb - Ht 0.1 - 0.2 m. Alt: 25 - 1654 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:207 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 3: 219 (1986).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 54 (2000).
  • Borges P.A.V., C. Abreu & al. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores

Bibliography other :
  • Lebrun J.P. (1999). Supplément au Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Candollea 54(2): 375
 
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