Euphorbia schimperiana Scheele
var. pubescens (N.E. Br.) S. Carter

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Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens

Photo: Bart Wursten
Entrance to Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens

Photo: Bart Wursten
Entrance to Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens

Photo: Bart Wursten
Entrance to Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens

Photo: Bart Wursten
Entrance to Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens

Photo: Bart Wursten
Entrance to Zovo Chipolo Trail, Nyika National Park

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Synonyms: Euphorbia longecornuta Pax var. pubescens N.E. Br.
Euphorbia longipetiolata Pax & K. Hoffm.
Common names:
Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
See var. schimperiana for general details. This variety differs in stems usually being pubescent, sometimes only below the insertion of the leaves and bracts on the stem. Young leaves often sparsely hairy beneath.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: pubescent: velvety hairy.
Habitat: Along edges for forest, in clearings and in montane grassland.
Altitude range: (metres) 650 - 2300 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Nigeria, Cameroon, Uganda, southern Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
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Images last updated: Thursday 11 October 2018
Literature:

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 146.

Carter, S. & Leach, L.C. (2001). Euphorbiaceae: subfamily Euphorbioideae: tribe Euphorbieae Flora Zambesiaca 9(5) Pages 368 - 369.

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 57. As Euphorbia schimperiana.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 41.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 49.


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Flora of Malawi: Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens
Flora of Mozambique: Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens
Flora of Zambia: Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Euphorbia schimperiana
African Plant Database: Euphorbia schimperiana
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Euphorbia schimperiana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Euphorbia schimperiana
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Euphorbia schimperiana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Euphorbia schimperiana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Euphorbia schimperiana
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Euphorbia schimperiana
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Euphorbia schimperiana
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Euphorbia schimperiana
Ispot Southern Africa: Euphorbia schimperiana
JSTOR Plant Science: Euphorbia schimperiana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Euphorbia schimperiana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Euphorbia schimperiana
The Plant List (version 1.1): Euphorbia schimperiana
Tropicos: Euphorbia schimperiana


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Euphorbia schimperiana var. pubescens.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=136330, retrieved 17 October 2018

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