Euphorbia brachycera

Euphorbia brachycera
Euphorbia brachycera

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Malpighiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamilia: Euphorbioideae
Tribus: Euphorbieae
Subtribus: Euphorbiinae
Genus: Euphorbia
Subgenus: E. subg. Esula
Sectio: E. sect. Tithymalus
Species: Euphorbia brachycera

NameEdit

Euphorbia brachycera Engelm., 1858

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Tithymalus brachycerus (Engelm.) Small, Fl. S.E. U.S., ed. 2: 1349 (1913).
  • Heterotypic
    • Euphorbia montana Engelm. in W.H.Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. 2(1): 192 (1858), nom. illeg.
    • Euphorbia montana var. gracilior Engelm. in W.H.Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. 2(1): 192 (1858), not validly publ.
    • Euphorbia montana var. robusta Engelm. in W.H.Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. 2(1): 192 (1858).
    • Tithymalus fendleri Klotzsch & Garcke, Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1859: 85 (1860).
    • Euphorbia odontadenia Boiss. in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 15(2): 148 (1862).
    • Euphorbia robusta (Engelm.) Small in N.L.Britton & A.Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S. 2: 381 (1897).
    • Euphorbia montana var. trifaris Norton, N. Amer. Euphorbia: 44 (1899).
    • Euphorbia robusta var. interioris Norton, N. Amer. Euphorbia: 49 (1899).
    • Tithymalus philorus Cockerell, Muhlenbergia 4: 56 (1908).
    • Tithymalus philorus f. dichotomus Daniels, Univ. Missouri Stud., Sci. Ser. 2: 313 (1911).
    • Tithymalus robustus (Engelm.) Small in N.L.Britton & A.Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2, 2: 475 (1913).
    • Galarhoeus robustus (Engelm.) Rydb., Brittonia 1: 93 (1931).
    • Euphorbia philora (Cockerell) Tidestr., Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 48: 41 (1935).
    • Euphorbia brachycera var. robusta (Engelm.) Dorn, Vasc. Pl. Wyoming: 296 (1988).
    • Euphorbia brachycera f. dichotoma (Daniels) Oudejans, Collect. Bot. (Barcelona) 21: 184 (1992 publ. 1993).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Eastern USA
      • Arizona; Colorado; Idaho; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Mexico; North Dakota; South Dakota; Texas; Utah; Wyoming
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast; Mexico Northwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

ReferencesEdit

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Horned Spurge, shorthorn spurge
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