African Plant Database

Euphorbia burgeri M. G. Gilbert
Protologue : Collect. Bot. 21: 70 (1992)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Arthrothamnus ecklonii Klotzsch & Garcke (1859)
=Arthrothamnus bergii Klotzsch & Garcke (1860)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Candelabriform shrub or tree to 3 m tall with a distinct main stem and ascending branches; old branches deciduous leaving clear trunk; stems 3(-4)-sided, to 3-4,5(?-7)cm wide, strongly constricted at intervals of to 12 cm length;
Ecology : Limestone slopes; locally common, sometimes subdominant; 1200-1560 m alt.
  Near E. cactus.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106374
Record n°106374
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