Taxon: Cnidoscolus texanus (Müll. Arg.) Small

 
Genus: Cnidoscolus
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Crotonoideae
Tribe: Manihoteae
Nomen number: 400144
Place of publication: Fl. s.e. U.S. 706. 1903
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 03-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Louisiana (w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Tamaulipas]


References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  3. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  4. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. (Atlas GPlains)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  7. Webster, G. L. 1967. The genera of Euphorbiaceae in the southeastern United States J. Arnold Arbor. 48:351.

Check other web resources for Cnidoscolus texanus (Müll. Arg.) Small :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?400144. Accessed 23 May 2018.