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Taxon: Euphorbia mellifera Aiton

 
Genus: Euphorbia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Euphorbioideae
Tribe: Euphorbieae
Subtribe: Euphorbiinae
Nomen number: 454986
Place of publication: Hort. kew. 3:493. 1789
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Jul-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Madeira Islands] Spain [Canary Islands]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. Taxon 60:1212. Note: rejection proposal recommended
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  4. Brummitt, R. K. 2009. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 60. Taxon 58:282. Note: rejection proposal recommended
  5. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  6. Eggli, U., ed. 2002. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Dicotyledons 159. Note: = Euphorbia longifolia Lam.
  7. Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae Note: = Euphorbia longifolia Lam.
  8. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding. 1993. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17.
  9. Press, J. R. & M. J. Short, eds. 1994. Flora of Madeira.
  10. Whitehouse, C. M. 2006. (1750) Proposal to reject the name Euphorbia longifolia (Euphorbiaceae). Taxon 55:1046.

Check other web resources for Euphorbia mellifera Aiton :

  • 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=454986. Accessed 14 November 2019.