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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico, W. Central Ecuador to NW. Peru.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Ecuador, Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, Peru

Euphorbia adiantoides Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 s.coll. [693], Guatemala K000254454 isotype
Jan 1, 2012 Hartweg [693], Guatemala K000254453 isotype
Hinton, G.B. [5063], México State K000476444
Hinton, G.B. [2613], México State K000476449
Hinton, G.B. [5189], México State K000476445
Hinton, G.B. [5189], México State K000476446
Hinton, G.B. [4650], México State K000476451
Hinton, G.B. [4764], México State K000476448
Hinton, G.B. [1946], México State K000476447
Hinton, G.B. [6937], Guerrero K000476443
Hinton, G.B. [4650], México State K000476450
Jan 1, 2008 Pringle, C.G. [4551], Jalisco Euphorbia sonorae K000476659
Jan 1, 1993 Gonzalez Ortega, J. [7116], Mexico Euphorbia sonorae K000503002
Palmer, E. [760], Mexico Euphorbia sonorae K000253804

First published in Encycl. 2: 426 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Yang, Y., Riina, R., Morawetz, J.J., Haevermans, T., Aubriot, X. & Berry, P.E. (2012). Molecular phylogenetics and classification of Euphorbia subgenus Chamaesyce (Euphorbiaceae) Taxon 61: 764-789.

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The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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