African Plant Database

Monadenium herbaceum Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 45: 241 (1910)
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia herbacea (Pax) Bruyns (- fide Taxon 55: 412 (2006).)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euphorbia herbacea (Pax) Bruyns
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect herb with a tuberous root 2-6 x 2,5-8 cm; stems 25-40 cm high, slender, unbranched; leaves alternate;
Ecology : Swamp; sandy soil in open Brachystegia woodland; ± 1035 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°107560
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