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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Cape Prov.
Euphorbia tuberculata

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Euphorbia tuberculata Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2017 MacOwan [3286], South Africa Euphorbia macowanii K000253330 lectotype
May 1, 2017 MacOwan [3286], South Africa Euphorbia macowanii K000407083 lectotype
Schlechter [8419], South Africa Euphorbia macowanii K000253329 syntype

First published in Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 43 (1797)

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.
  • van Veldhuisen, R. (2020). Revision of the informal Euphorbia caput-medusae group Euphorbia World 16: 17-41.

Not accepted by

  • Bruyns, P.V. (2012). Nomenclature and typification of southern African species of Euphorbia Bothalia 42: 217-245. [Cited as Euphorbia caput-medusae.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • van Veldhuisen, R. (2020). Revision of the informal Euphorbia caput-medusae group Euphorbia World 16: 17-41.

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

Kew Science Photographs
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