Euphorbia succulenta

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Euphorbia succulenta
Euphorbia succulenta


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 succulenta
Varieties: E. s. var. congesta – E. s. var. succulenta


Euphorbia succulenta (Schweick.) Bruyns, Euphorbia World 3: 5 (2007).


  • Basionym
    • Monadenium succulentum Schweick., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1935: 274 (1935).
  • Heterotypic
    • Monadenium stapelioides Pax, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 43: 89 (1909).
    • Euphorbia neostapelioides Bruyns, Taxon 55: 414 (2006).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Eastern Africa
      • Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda

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


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