African Plant Database

Monadenium cannellii L.C. Leach
Protologue : Garcia de Orta Sér. Bot. 1: 35 (1973).
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia iancannellii Bruyns (- fide Taxon 55: 412 (2006).)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia iancannellii Bruyns (2006)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent spiny shrub with a single stout stem to ± 1,5 m high; stem simple ± 3 cm Ø near the base, becoming woody, expanded below ground into a woody "bulb";
Ecology : Amongst large rocks in dense Adansonia bush.
  In cultivation. - Near M. spinescens, M. torrei.
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Record n°107537
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