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This species is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov.
Euphorbia meloformis

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Euphorbia meloformis Aiton appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Brancham, P.E. [72-735], South Africa 34782.000
Paterson [3], South Africa K000237525
s.coll. [s.n.], South Africa Euphorbia pyriformis K000253364 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.], South Africa Euphorbia pyriformis K001044666 Unknown type material
drege, I.L. [s.n.], South Africa Euphorbia valida K000253363 Unknown type material

First published in Hort. Kew. 2: 135 (1789)

Accepted by

  • Bruyns, P.V. (2012). Nomenclature and typification of southern African species of Euphorbia Bothalia 42: 217-245.
  • 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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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