African Plant Database


Euphorbia proballyana L. C. Leach
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Euphorbia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euphorbia proballyana L. C. Leach var. proballyana
 
Taxon infra-specific
Euphorbia proballyana L. C. Leach var. proballyana
Euphorbia proballyana var. multangula S. Carter (2000)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Compact densely branching succulent, rather flat-topped, shrub <1-1,3(-2) m tall and 1,5 m or more Ø:
Ecology : Rocky slopes with sandy soil and open Acacia woodland; xerophytic vegetation with Adansonia digitata, Euphorbia quadrialata, E. candelabrum, Monadenium spinescens, Caralluma schweinfurthii, etc.; 500-750 m alt.
  Comprises 2 vars.: - var. proballyana; - var. multangula S. Carter, Cact. Succ. J. (U.S.) 72: 190, 2000.
  Near E. quadrangularis.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 177186
 
Record n°177186
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