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L Euphorbia tithymaloides subsp. jamaicensis (Millsp. & Britton) V.W.Steinm. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Euphorbia tithymaloides L. in the genus Euphorbia (family Euphorbiaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 244847) with original publication details: Acta Bot. Mex. 65: 49 2003.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Pedilanthus grisebachii Millsp. & Britton Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus jamaicensis Millsp. & Britton Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus tithymaloides subsp. jamaicensis (Millsp. & Britton) Dressler Synonym L WCSP
Tithymalus grisebachii (Millsp. & Britton) Croizat Synonym H WCSP
Tithymalus jamaicensis (Millsp. & Britton) Croizat Synonym H WCSP

The species Euphorbia tithymaloides L. has a further 34 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-244847, and has not been changed.