African Plant Database


Euphorbia ammophila S. Carter & Dioli
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 23(3): 295 (2005)
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent with few erect branches, soon procumbent, creeping, to 15 cm long, simple or sometimes with 1-3 branclets, terete, 8-10 mm Ø; stem tubercles small but prominent, 1-1,5 mm high, 3-5 mm apart, in 6-8 longitudinal ridges;
Ecology : Open grassland in loose pale sand on flat coastal plain; c. 150 m alt.
  Known only from the type locality; 2 collections (1989, 2001).
  Related to E. baradii.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 127598
 
Record n°127598
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