African Plant Database


Euphorbia L.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 450 (1753)  
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Chamaesyce Gray (1821)
=Arthrothamnus Klotzsch & Garcke (1859)
=Tithymalus Gaertn. (1790)
=Sterigmanthe Klotzsch & Garcke (1859)
=Anisophyllum Boivin ex Baill.
=Lacanthis Raf. (1836)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 213, 243 (1991).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 247 (1992).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 307 (1995).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 611 (1997).
  • LEBRUN, J.-P. & A.STORK (2006). Euphorbiaceae Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 2: 74

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 460 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 596 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 213 (1968).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] : 467 (1981).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 2 Ketres 2: 220 
  • Med-Checklist : 205 (1989).
  • Fl. Iberica 8: 210 (1997). 
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 46 (1999).
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 3: 412,399

Bibliography other :
  • [http://www.euphorbiaceae.org/pages/data_portal.html]
  • Carter S. (1992). Some unresolved problems among Somali Euphorbia species. Collect. Bot. (Barcelona) 21: 57-66 
  • Barres L., R. Vilatersana & al. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of Euphorbia subg. Esula sect. Aphyllis (Euphorbiaceae) inferred from nrDNA and cpDNA markers with biogeographic insights Taxon 60(3): 705-720
  • Dorsey B., T. Heavermans & al. (2013). Phylogenetics, morphological evolution, and classification of Euphorbia subgenus Euphorbia Taxon 62(2): 291-315 
  • Peirson J.A., P.V. Bruyns & al. (2013). A molecular phylogeny and classification of the largely succulent and mainly African Euphorbia subg. Athymalus (Euphorbiaceae). Taxon 62(6): 1178-1199 
  • Barres L., M.Galbany-Casals & al. (2017). Phylogeography and character evolution of Euphorbia sect. Aphyllis subsect. Macaronesicae (Euphorbiaceae) Taxon 66(2): 324-342
  • Misfud S. (2018). Contribution to the flora of the Maltese Islands: Euphorbia subg. Chamaesyce and Euphorbia exigua s. l. (Euphorbiaceae) Phytotaxa 372(2): 153-166 
 
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