River Euphorbia

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Euphorbia triangularis Desf.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
EUPHORBIACEAE
Synonyms
Euphorbia evansii in sense of N.E.Br. (in part), not of Pax
Common Names
Chandelier Tree (e), Driehoek-melkbos (a), Naboom (a), Noorsdoring (a), River Euphorbia (e), Rivier-naboom (a), Tree Euphorbia (e), Umhlonhlwane (z), Umhlonthlo (x)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2005/07/29
Assessor(s)
R.H. Archer & J.E. Victor
Distribution
Endemism
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Euphorbia triangularis Desf.Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Boon, R. 2010. Pooley's Trees of eastern South Africa. Flora and Fauna Publications Trust, Durban.


Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
Archer, R.H. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Euphorbia triangularis Desf. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/08/20

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