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Systematics Section

FABOYEDE, ADEKEMI, O [1], Olowokudejo, J.D [2].

A New species of Euphorbia from Nigeria.

A new endemic Species of Euphorbia from Ibadan, Nigeria (West Africa) is described and illustrated. Distinguishing characteristics of this species include herbaceousness, discolored leaves that have oval shape, entire margin, acute apex, base acute to cordate and, inflorescent is a dichasal-cyme. A discussion and an identification key to morphologically related species in Nigeria are included in this presentation.

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1 - University Of Lagos, Botany and Microbiology, Post graduate Research Laboratory, Akoka, Lagos, 234, Nigeria (West Africa)
2 - University Of Lagos, Botany, Akoka, Lagos, 23401, Nigeria

Keywords:
Euphorbia
dichasial cyme
Nigeria.

Presentation Type: Poster:Posters for Sections
Session: P
Location: Hall A/Convention Center
Date: Monday, August 2nd, 2010
Time: 5:30 PM
Number: PSY022
Abstract ID:147


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