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L Euphorbia tithymaloides subsp. parasitica (Boiss. ex Klotzsch) 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 244849) with original publication details: Acta Bot. Mex. 65: 50 2003.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Euphorbia parasitica Pav. ex Boiss. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus itzaeus Millsp. Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus latifolius Millsp. & Britton Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus parasiticus Boiss. ex Klotzsch Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus parasiticus Klotzsch & Garcke Synonym M TRO
Pedilanthus ramosissimus Boiss. Synonym H WCSP
Pedilanthus tithymaloides subsp. parasiticus (Boiss. ex Klotzsch) Dressler Synonym L WCSP
Tithymaloides parasitica (Boiss. ex Klotzsch) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Tithymalus itzaeus (Millsp.) Croizat Synonym H WCSP
Tithymalus parasiticus (Boiss. ex Klotzsch) Croizat Synonym H WCSP
Tithymalus petanophyllus 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-244849.

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