⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
You should refer instead to the current version of The Plant List.
The family Euphorbiaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).
Statistics are at the bottom of the page.
A list of all accepted names in Euphorbiaceae is available in CSV format.
Species of Euphorbiaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 229 plant genera.
The Plant List includes 16,849 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Euphorbiaceae. Of these 6,511 are accepted species names.
The Plant List includes a further 4,394 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Euphorbiaceae. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.
The status of the 16,849 species names for the family Euphorbiaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
The status of the 21,243 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Euphorbiaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
Of these names,
A further 4 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.
The confidence with which the status of the 16,849 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Euphorbiaceae, are assigned as follows:
The source of the species name record found in The Plant List for the family Euphorbiaceae, are as follows:
|Source of record||Accepted||Synonym||Unplaced||Unassessed||Misapplied||Total|
|WCSP (in review)||0||10||0||11||0||21||0.1%|