Specimen Details

Back to results  New search  Alter search

Download Records

Specimen: K001089651
Click to View
Click to enlarge
Family: Euphorbiaceae Type Status: isolectotype
Current Name: Euphorbia polygona Haw. Phenology:
Collector: Drege Plant Parts: Stem(s)
Collector no: 8212 Item: Sheet
Collection Date: August Project: Global Types
Country: Eastern Cape Province Habitat:
Location: Witpoortberg Plant Description: Note from Dr. R. Marloth, 3 Feb. 1925. Stems in outline sphaeroidal or oblong, up to 6 inch. in diam. and 8 inch. high. Flowers borne at the apex on red peduncles, about 1/2 inch. long, standing between longer and stouter spines (barren peduncles). Involu
Lat and Long: General Comments: Herbarium Hookeranium 1867; with K001089650, K001089649; Drege's section of the stem in Berlin Herb. is 4 1/4 in. in diam, and the central part, exclusive of the angles, about 2 in. thick; Re-discovered by Dr. F. Brauns on a hill near Willowmore, apparent
Data Source:
Altitude: 610.0-914.0 m
Related Specimens:
Determination History:
Scientific Name Determiner Determination Date Type of? Determination Notes
Euphorbia polygona Haw.  Bruyns, P.    Det.added after imaging. 
Euphorbia horrida Boiss.      ✔
Cite as: http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001089651
Back to results  New search  Alter search