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Taxon: Euphorbia mauritanica L.

 
Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
Tribe: Euphorbieae
Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 410109
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:452. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 02-Mar-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa [Cape Province, KwaZulu-Natal, Free State]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62
  2. Balakrishnan, N. P. & T. Chakrabarty. 2007. The family Euphorbiaceae in India; a synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography
  3. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  4. Eggli, U., ed. 2002. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Dicotyledons
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Kellerman, T. S. et al. 1988. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.

Check other web resources for Euphorbia mauritanica L. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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?id=410109. Accessed 15 September 2019.