Euphorbia spissiflora S. Carter

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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Carter, S. & Leach, L.C. (2001). Euphorbiaceae: subfamily Euphorbioideae: tribe Euphorbieae Flora Zambesiaca 9(5) Pages 350 - 352. (Includes a picture).

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.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 57. In error as Euphorbia spissifolia

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Flora of Botswana: Euphorbia spissiflora
Flora of Zambia: Euphorbia spissiflora

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Euphorbia spissiflora., retrieved 24 June 2024

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