Euphorbia grandicornis Goebel ex N.E. Br.
subsp. grandicornis

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique, Eswatini and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: MS,GI,M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Bandeira, S., Bolnick, D. & Barbosa, F. (2007). Wild Flowers of Southern Mozambique Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique Pages 99 - 100. As Euphorbia grandicornis grandicornus (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 452. (Includes a picture).

Carter, S. & Leach, L.C. (2001). Euphorbiaceae: subfamily Euphorbioideae: tribe Euphorbieae Flora Zambesiaca 9(5) Page 404.

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.

Other sources of information about Euphorbia grandicornis subsp. grandicornis:

External websites:

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

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 grandicornis subsp. grandicornis., retrieved 21 July 2024

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