Taxon: Euphorbia fulgens Karw. ex Klotzsch

 
Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
  Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
      Tribe: Euphorbieae
        Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 401672
Place of publication: Otto & Dietr. Allg., Gartenzeitung 2:26. 1834
Name Verified on: 21-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Jun-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • scarlet-plume  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Korallenröschen  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • leuchtende Wolfsmilch  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • chiquita-bacana  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander13)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Oaxaca

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Euphorbia fulgens Karw. ex Klotzsch :

  • 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.