African Plant Database


Monadenium montanum P.R.O. Bally
Protologue : Candollea 17: 28 (1959)
Information on the genus : Monadenium
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia neomontana Bruyns (- fide Taxon 55: 413 (2006).)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euphorbia neomontana Bruyns (2006)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with a tuberous rootstock to 2 cm thick; stems 1-3, fleshy, rarely branching, erect to 15 cm high or occasionally decumbent, to 5 mm thick; leaves obovate to 4,5 x 2,5 cm, apex acute.
Ecology : Grassland with scattered Acacia bushland; 1000-1500 m alt.
  Near M. invenustum.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Candollea 17: 28 (1959).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
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Record n°107570
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