Observations in the Order: Malpighiales

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Tree Euphorbia (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Unnamed Road, Lubombo
Observed: 26th August 2009
Added: 25th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Euphorbia (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Unnamed Road, Lubombo
Observed: 26th August 2009
Added: 25th May 2016
Identifications:1
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Tree Euphorbia (Swazi)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Unnamed Road, Lubombo
Observed: 26th August 2009
Added: 25th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Euphorbia

Euphorbia - pass top
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Komsberg top 3
Observed: 16th May 2016
Added: 23rd May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

clump forming, on north facing shale cliffs; to 1m diam

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Long stems with the tiniest pale yellow flowers

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Location: Circle Route, Onverwacht cottages
Observed: 22nd May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Likely ID: Clutia
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Euphorbia (R328)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: R328 (1)
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Uitheemse euphorbia onkruid

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Location: Serene Valley
Observed: 21st May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Karoo Tree

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Location: Rooiberg - Western Cape
Observed: 30th April 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Doring vratmelkbos

Euphorbia melanohydrata (3)
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Location: Witvoorkop
Observed: 16th May 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Slender candelabra-euphorbia, Boesmangifboom

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Naukluft, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Castor oil plant, Kasterolieplant

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Naukluft, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Yellow milkbush, Beesmelkbos

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Naukluft, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 17th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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A different Euphorbia in the Krans

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 17th May 2016
Added: 17th May 2016
Likely ID: Euphorbia
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Stems grey-green, thinner than E.mauritanica. Leaves very small. Little red "glands" on young green stems...

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Pencil milkbush, Gifmelkbos

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 16th December 2015
Added: 17th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Paddle-pod??

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By: Gideon Odendaal
Location: Next to Nyl river
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 17th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Clutia

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By: Christopher Whi...Plants expert
Location: Phillipskop Mountain Reserve
Observed: 14th May 2016
Added: 14th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Ochna

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By: FR de Villiers
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Location: Faerie Glen Nature Reserve
Observed: 1st October 2015
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Knopmelkbol

Euphorbia globosa - AENP 01
By: adriaan_grobler
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Observed: 23rd January 2011
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Linum esterhuyseniae

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By: Douglas Euston-BrownPlants expert
Location: Kouga Mountains, above Quaggasvlakte
Observed: 13th February 2016
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

# 4525

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Melktoubos (Kamies)

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Location: Kamieshoogte Pass (1)
Observed: 22nd March 2016
Added: 7th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Caster oil plant

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By: Cape Ash
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Location: Reflections Eco Reserve western shore of Rondevlei
Observed: 28th April 2016
Added: 6th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:2
Description:

This is a category 2 alien invasive plant in South Africa.

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Small pink flowers along green stalk

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By: Sophie.C
Location: Silvermine Nature Reserve
Observed: 18th April 2016
Added: 4th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Spiny Celastracaceae?

Celastrac - Plett?
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: N2 Plettenberg Bay
Observed: 3rd May 2016
Added: 4th May 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:2
Comments:3
Description:

sorry for very dodgy photo; spiny shrub to 4m tall in remnant thicket on sandy clay soil

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Geelmelkbos coming up all over in the Krans

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Location: Krans Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 28th April 2016
Added: 29th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Sub-habitat: Robertson Karoo
Common/abundant in this area

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Tamboetie tree

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By: Ricky Taylor
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Location: Munyawaneni bush Camp
Observed: 26th April 2016
Added: 28th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Tree up to 5 m tall. Dark bark. Milky latex from plucked leaf

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Melktoubos (Nieu)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nieuwoudtsville - Waterfall
Observed: 21st March 2016
Added: 28th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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This looks like home, guys

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By: Bushboy
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Location: near Scottburgh Mall
Observed: 25th April 2016
Added: 27th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Euphorbia (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam
Observed: 9th March 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:2
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Noorsdoring (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam
Observed: 9th March 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Kiggelaria africana
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Location: Steenbok Nature Reserve, Leisure Isle, Knysna
Observed: 25th April 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Smallish tree, prominent domatia in axils of principal lateral veins below. Leaves bluish grey, felted below. Possibly Kiggelaria africana

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