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

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
N3, 15 km S of “Dan Goreyo”, Lavranos & Carter & al. 24603 (K holo.)
Morphology General Habit
Tiny succulent perennial 4–8 cm high, with fibrous roots
Morphology Branches
Branches few from near the base, terete, 1–1.3 cm thick, 2–4 cm long, with tightly congested prominent tubercles 2–3 mm apart, in 7–8 spiral series separated by deep grooves
Morphology General Spines
Spine-shields separate, crowning the tubercles, suborbicular, c. 1.5 mm in diam.; spines 2.5–4 mm long; prickles 0.5–2 mm long on mature flowering branches, or sometimes rudimentary
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering eyes 0.5 mm above the spine-shields; cymes solitary, 1-forked, subsessile
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts Involucre
Cyathia 2.3 mm in diam.; glands 1 mm broad, orange-red, not touching
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary pedicellate; styles 1 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule and seeds not seen.
Distribution
N3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 210–550 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Euphorbia baradii S.Carter appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Lavranos [24603], Somalia 51998.000 holotype
Lavranos [24603], Somalia K000252890 holotype

First published in Nordic J. Bot. 12: 421 (1992)

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.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by S. Carter [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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