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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. America, Lesser Antilles, Brazil to N. Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Alberta, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Brazil South, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Leeward Is., Manitoba, Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Paraguay, Québec, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Windward Is., Wisconsin, Wyoming

Introduced into:

Florida, Georgia, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania

Euphorbia serpillifolia Pers. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 Fendler, A. [795], New Mexico K001080254 syntype
Jan 1, 2012 Hayden, F.V. [s.n.], Nebraska K001080259 syntype
Jan 1, 2012 Wright, C. [1846], New Mexico K001080255 syntype
Jan 1, 2012 Wright, C. [1846], New Mexico K001080256 syntype
Jan 1, 2008 Pringle, C.G. [81], Coahuila K000476485
s.coll. [s.n.] K001080257
Trask, B. [s.n.], California K001080258

First published in Syn. Pl. 2: 14 (1806)

Accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • 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.
  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Kew Backbone Distributions
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/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0