African Plant Database

Euphorbia uniglans M. G. Gilbert
Protologue : Kew Bull. 45(2): 273 (1990)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Euphorbia reghinii auct. sensu Vollesen p.p. quoad Friis & al. 3037
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree to 8(-10) m tall; stems dark reddish brown, glabrous; leaves alternate with petiole narrowly winged, to 7 mm long; blade variable in shape, obovate-cuneate to oblong-spathulate, 6-9,3x1,7-5,2 cm;
Ecology : Limestone slope in broad-leaved deciduous woodland mixed with evergreen scrub: Combretum, Terminalia, Commiphora spp., Lannea schweinfurthii, Kirkia, Dalbergia microphylla, etc., understorey with Grewia spp. and Euclea; 1400-1450 m alt.
  Near E. betulicortex.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106619
Record n°106619
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