Taxon: Euphorbia franckiana A. Berger

Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
  Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
      Tribe: Euphorbieae
        Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 418370
Place of publication: Sukkul. Euphorb. 78. 1906 ("1907")
Name Verified on: 09-Apr-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Toxicon 16:51057. 1978)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Cape Province, - KwaZulu-Natal


  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • Eggli, U., ed. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Dicotyledons. 2002 (Ill Hdb Succ Pl Dic)
  • Evans, F. J. 1978. The irritant toxins of blue Euphorbia (Euphorbia coerulescens) Haw.) (Toxicon) 16:51-57.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)

Check other web resources for Euphorbia franckiana A. Berger :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.