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This variety is accepted, and its native range is Angola, Kenya, Ethiopia, Somalia, SW. Arabian Peninsula, S. India.
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

Distribution
N1; Kenya, Ethiopia, Angola (a disjunct distribution); Arabian Peninsula and India
Ecology
Altitude range c. 1005 m.
Vernacular
Ciin (Somali)

Native to:

Angola, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Yemen

Euphorbia agowensis var. pseudoholstii (Pax) P.R.O.Bally & S.Carter appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Greenway, P.J. [12,721], Kenya 31974.000
Collenette, J.S. [8736], Djibouti 58348.000
Pearson, H.H.W. [2071], Angola K000253142
Pearson, H.H.W. [2071], Angola K000253143

First published in Kew Bull. 39: 650 (1984)

Accepted by

  • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Binojkumar, M.S. & Balakrishnan, N.P. (2010). The genus Euphorbia L. (Euphorbiaceae) in India. A taxonomic revision: 1-430. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • 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
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