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Taxon: Euphorbia purpurea (Raf.) Fernald

 
Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
Tribe: Euphorbieae
Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 316487
Place of publication: Rhodora 34:25. 1932
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Mar-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Darlington's spurge  (Source: CPC Nat Coll) - English
  • glade spurge  (Source: F WVa) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed:
  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New Jersey, Pennsylvania (s.e.), West Virginia (e.-c.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maryland (n.e.), North Carolina (n.w.), Virginia (w.)]


References:

  1. Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown. 1984. Herbaceous plants of Maryland
  2. Center for Plant Conservation. Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource).
  3. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  4. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  5. Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae
  6. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  7. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2.
  8. Wherry, E. T. et al. 1979. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania.

Check other web resources for Euphorbia purpurea (Raf.) Fernald :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?316487. Accessed 21 August 2019.