Euphorbia corniculata R.A. Dyer

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Common names:
Frequency: Local
Status: Native
Notes: See Euphorbia corniculata for comparison.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: On granite slopes.
Altitude range: 400 - 500 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N
Growth form(s): Shrub under 2 m.
Endemic status: Endemic
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Carter, S. & Leach, L.C. (2001). Euphorbiaceae: subfamily Euphorbioideae: tribe Euphorbieae Flora Zambesiaca 9(5) Page 433.

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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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Euphorbia corniculata
African Plant Database: Euphorbia corniculata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Euphorbia corniculata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Euphorbia corniculata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Euphorbia corniculata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Euphorbia corniculata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Euphorbia corniculata
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Euphorbia corniculata
iNaturalist: Euphorbia corniculata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Euphorbia corniculata
JSTOR Plant Science: Euphorbia corniculata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Euphorbia corniculata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Euphorbia corniculata
Plants of the World Online: Euphorbia corniculata
Tropicos: Euphorbia corniculata
Wikipedia: Euphorbia corniculata

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Euphorbia corniculata., retrieved 28 March 2023

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