Euphorbia schlechteri Pax

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Synonyms: Chamaesyce schlechteri (Pax) Koutnik
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: schlechteri: named after Friedrich Schlechter (1872-1925), German botanist and traveller.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from southern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Carter, S. & Leach, L.C. (2001). Euphorbiaceae: subfamily Euphorbioideae: tribe Euphorbieae Flora Zambesiaca 9(5) Pages 358 - 359.

Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 84.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Euphorbia schlechteri
African Plant Database: Euphorbia schlechteri
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Euphorbia schlechteri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Euphorbia schlechteri
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Euphorbia schlechteri
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iNaturalist: Euphorbia schlechteri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Euphorbia schlechteri
JSTOR Plant Science: Euphorbia schlechteri
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Euphorbia schlechteri
Plants of the World Online: Euphorbia schlechteri
Tropicos: Euphorbia schlechteri
Wikipedia: Euphorbia schlechteri

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Euphorbia schlechteri., retrieved 4 March 2024

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