Taxon: Euphorbia esula L.

 
Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
  Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
      Tribe: Euphorbieae
        Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 16366
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:461. 1753
Comment: non Euphorbia esula auct. mult. (= E. virgata Waldst. & Kit., a noxious North American weed)
Name Verified on: 08-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-May-2012
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Korea
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Buryatia, - Altay, - Krasnoyarsk, - Irkutsk; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Iraq; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Finland
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Italy; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Norway; United Kingdom
  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • Western Canada: Canada - Alberta

  • Adventive:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - North Dakota
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana, - Michigan, - New York
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

References:

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