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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Burundi, Cameroon, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Euphorbia depauperata Hochst. ex A.Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2000 Cheek, M. [9822], Cameroon K000338883
Apr 1, 1999 Etuge, M. [3618], Cameroon K000338882
Mar 1, 1984 Brunt, M.A. [782], Cameroon K000180525
Jun 1, 1983 Maitland, T.D. [1502 A], Cameroon K000180527
Jan 1, 1954 Maitland, T.D. [1502 B], Cameroon K000180548
Milne-Redhead, E. [8198], Tanzania 27334.000
Wild, H. [1420], Zimbabwe 4075.000
Robson, N. [337], Malawi 8126.000
Schimper [1532], Ethiopia K000252816
Schimper [1532], Ethiopia K000252818
Schimper [336], Ethiopia K000252817
Bauer, F. [59], Cameroon K000180528
Ujor, E.U. [29979], Cameroon K000180526
Patel, H. [7317], Mozambique K000613579
Saxer, A. [9], Cameroon K000180549
Onochie, C.F.A. [34849], Cameroon K000180524

First published in Tent. Fl. Abyss. 2: 241 (1850)

Accepted by

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Geltman, D. (2008 publ. 2009). Synopsis of Euphorbia L. section Chamaebuxus Lázaro (Euphorbiaceae) Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikh Rastenii 40: 109-158.
  • 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.
  • Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34: 1-199.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, 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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0