African Plant Database

Monadenium stoloniferum (P.R.O. Bally) S. Carter
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Basionym : Monadenium rhizophorum var. stoloniferum P.R.O. Bally
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia neostolonifera Bruyns
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Monadenium rhizophorum var. stoloniferum P.R.O. Bally (1961)
 Euphorbia neostolonifera Bruyns
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, with fleshy rounded tuberous roots 2 mm thick; stems fleshy, 1-3 from each tuber, ± 4 mm thick, rarely branching, erect, to 4 cm high or decumbent to 15 cm long, rooting and forming further tubers;
Ecology : Grassland with scattered Acacia drepanolobium; 1900 m alt.
  Near M. rhizophorum.
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Record n°107589
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