Euphorbia artvinensis Bornm. & Woronow

First published in Vĕstn. Tiflissk. Bot. Sada 26: 3 (1912)
This name is a synonym of Euphorbia orientalis

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Geltman, D. (2008 publ. 2009). Synopsis of Euphorbia L. section Chamaebuxus Lázaro (Euphorbiaceae). Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikh Rastenii 40: 109-158. [Cited as Euphorbia orientalis.]
  • 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. [Cited as Euphorbia orientalis.]
  • Lidén, M. & Bharali, P. (2020). Flowers of the Se La: 1-135. Uppsula University, Sweden. [Cited as Euphorbia orientalis.]
  • Pahlevani, A.H. & Riina, R. (2014). Synopsis of Euphorbia subgen. Esula sect. Helioscopia (Euphorbiaceae) in Iran with the description of Euphorbia mazandaranica sp. nov.. Nordic Journal of Botany 32: 257-278. [Cited as Euphorbia orientalis.]

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