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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mauritania, N. Africa to Jordan and Arabian Peninsula.
Euphorbia retusa

Native to:

Algeria, Egypt, Gulf States, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Tunisia, Western Sahara

Euphorbia retusa Forssk. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 93 (1775)

Accepted by

  • Geltman, D.V. (2013). Revision of Euphorbia sect. Chylogala (Euphorbiaceae) Willdenowia 43: 5-12.
  • 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.
  • Lebrun, J.-P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes de la Mauritanie et du Sahara Occidental Boissiera 55: 1-322.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lebrun, J.-P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes de la Mauritanie et du Sahara Occidental Boissiera 55: 1-322.

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/
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