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Euphorbia brachycera  Engelm.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 28049

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Euphorbia robusta (Engelm.) Small
    Euphorbia odontadenia Boiss.
    Tithymalus montanus Small
    Tithymalus robustus (Engelm.) Small
    Euphorbia brachycera var. robusta (Engelm.) Dorn
    Euphorbia montana Engelm.
    Tithymalus brachycerus (Engelm.) Small
    Euphorbia philora (Cockerell) Tidestr.
    Galarhoeus robustus (Engelm.) Rydb.
    Tithymalus fendleri Klotzsch & Garcke
    Tithymalus philorus Cockerell
    Euphorbia montana var. robusta Engelm.
    Euphorbia montana var. gracilior Engelm.
    Euphorbia montana var. trifaris Norton
    Euphorbia robusta var. interioris Norton
    Euphorbia brachycera f. dichotoma (Daniels) Oudejans
    Tithymalus philorus f. dichotomus Daniels
  Common Name(s): horned spurge [English]
    shorthorn spurge [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyEuphorbiaceae  – spurge, euphorbes  
                               GenusEuphorbia L. – spurge  
                                  SpeciesEuphorbia brachycera Engelm. – horned spurge, shorthorn spurge  

  Expert: Paul E. Berry, PhD  
  Notes: Director, University of Michigan Herbarium   
  Reference for: Euphorbia brachycera    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Euphorbia Planetary Biodiversity Inventory database, database (version 2016)  
  Acquired: 2016   
  Notes: Riina, R. and Berry, P.E. (coordinators). 2016. Euphorbia Planetary Biodiversity Inventory database. Available from Tolkin (   
  Reference for: Euphorbia brachycera   
  Source: Malpighiales of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Euphorbia brachycera   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Euphorbia brachycera   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Euphorbia brachycera   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Euphorbia brachycera   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  






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