African Plant Database

Euphorbia maritae Rauh
Protologue : Brit. Cact. Succ. J. 17(4): 217 (1999)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial with a round tuber, ± 5-10 cm Ø, which is covered by a yellowish brown cork, or with a cylindrical fleshy taproot of 10-20 cm length and 4 cm Ø;
Ecology : Open savanna, laterite soil; ± 500 m alt.
  Near E. platycephala. Only known from the type collected in 1999.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 106640
Record n°106640
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