African Plant Database

Monadenium petiolatum P.R.O. Bally
Protologue : Candollea 17: 30 (1959)
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia pseudopetiolata Bruyns (- fide Taxon 55: 413 (2006).)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euphorbia pseudopetiolata Bruyns (2006)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial unbranched herb ± 25 cm tall, with a tuberous root; leaves obovate, to 8x3 cm, base tapering to a petiole 1-2 cm long, apex acute.
Ecology : Closed bushland on sandy soil; 1280-1325 m alt.
  Near M. crispum.
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Record n°107576
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