Taxon: Euphorbia terracina L.

 
Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
Tribe: Euphorbieae
Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 16410
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:654. 1762
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 16-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Former Yugoslavia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (incl. Sicily)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  2. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  3. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  5. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  8. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  9. Meikle, R. D. Flora of Cyprus. (F Cyprus)
  10. National Plant Board National Plant Board federal and state quarantine summaries. 2008- (NPB State Noxweed)
  11. Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  12. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  13. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  14. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

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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?id=16410. Accessed 20 April 2018.