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This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America, Caribbean, Venezuela to Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Guyana, Haiti, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela

Euphorbia adenoptera subsp. adenoptera appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 1, 1965 Linden [1706], Cuba Euphorbia lindeniana K000253821 isotype
Dec 1, 1965 Linden [1706], Cuba Euphorbia lindeniana K000253822
Dec 1, 1965 Linden [1706], Cuba Euphorbia lindeniana K000253820
Greene [s.n.], Cuba Euphorbia lindeniana K000253823

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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