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H Euphorbia dracunculoides Lam. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Euphorbia (family Euphorbiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 79405) with original publication details: Encycl. 2: 428 1788.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Euphorbia angustifolia Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Euphorbia dracunculoides var. africana Rikli & Schröt. Synonym L WCSP
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. dracunculoides Synonym L WCSP
Euphorbia hamiltonii Oudejans Synonym H WCSP
Euphorbia lanceolata Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Tithymalus dracunculoides (Lam.) Klotzsch & Garcke Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. flamandii (Batt.) Maire Accepted L WCSP 3
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. glebulosa (Coss. & Durieu) Maire Accepted L WCSP 4
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. hesperia Maire Accepted L WCSP 1
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. inconspicua (Ball) Maire Accepted L WCSP 7
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. intermedia (Maire) Maire Accepted L WCSP 2
Euphorbia dracunculoides subsp. volutiana Maire Accepted L WCSP 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-79405.

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