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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Madagascar.

[FTEA]

Euphorbiaceae, A. R.-Smith. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1987

Note
In his description of a small woody almost leafless shrub, with leaf-scars fasciculated at the thickened apices of the branches, N.E. Brown did not mention that the specimen he used was from a cultivated plant.

Native to:

Madagascar

Euphorbia hedyotoides N.E.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(1): 515 (1911)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Rebmann, N. (2007). Les Euphorbes de Madagascar Succulentes Spécial: 1-48.

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Léandri in Adansonia 2: 220 (1962).
  • N.E. Br. in Flora of Tropical Africa 6(1): 515 (1911).

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