African Plant Database


Euphorbia kamerunica Pax
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 34: 75 (1905) 
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia barteri N.E. Br. (1913)
=Euphorbia kamerunica var. barteri (N.E. Br.) A. Chev. (1948)
=Euphorbia garuana N.E. Br. (1913)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree with candelabriform branching to 7,5-10 m tall, forming tangled masses 5-6 m Ø, normally with a distinct trunk 50 cm Ø at the base;
Ecology : Rocks. - Often planted in towns and villages; also as fencing.
  Not in Guinea and Ivory Coast.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 283 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 106265
 
Record n°106265
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