Euphorbia kirkii

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Euphorbia kirkii
Euphorbia kirkii


Taxonavigation: Malpighiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamilia: Euphorbioideae
Tribus: Euphorbieae
Subtribus: Euphorbiinae
Genus: Euphorbia
Subgenus: E. subg. Euphorbia
Sectio: E. sect. Monadenium
Species: Euphorbia kirkii


Euphorbia kirkii (N.E.Br.) Bruyns, Taxon 55: 413 (2006).


  • Basionym
    • Synadenium kirkii N.E.Br. in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(1): 466 (1911).
  • Heterotypic
    • Synadenium gazense N.E.Br., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 40: 190 (1911).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Eastern Africa
      • Malawi; Mozambique; Zimbabwe

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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