African Plant Database

Monadenium angolense P.R.O. Bally
Protologue : Gen. Mon. 95 (1961)
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia neoangolensis Bruyns (- fide Taxon 55: 413 (2006).)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia neoangolensis Bruyns (2006)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Geophytic, hysteranthous succulent with a tuberous root; stems to 2,5-4 cm high of which 2 cm or less are above the ground, erect, fleshy, to 1 cm thick; leaves produced during the vegetative period unknown;
Ecology : Ecology unknown; 2610 m alt. (Mt. Moco summit).
  Only known from the type collected in 1957. - Near M. simplex.
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Record n°107535
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