Euphorbia larica Boiss.

Euphorbiaceae


Morphology

shrub, 1-2 m

Ecology

arid zone

Chorology

Arabia SW-Africa

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring-porous, vessel in radial multiples, simple perforation, earlywood vessel diameter 70-90┬Ám, round intervessel pits, fibers thin-to thick-walled, paratracheal and apotracheal parenchyma, often one row of marginal parenchyma, round vessel-ray pits, homocellular uniseriate, rays with upright cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Phloem and cortex with irregular tangential bands of sclereids, with a few lactifers.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
   

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