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Euphorbia marginata  Pursh
Taxonomic Serial No.: 28098

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Agaloma marginata (Pursh) Á. Löve & D. Löve
    Dichrophyllum marginatum (Pursh) Klotzsch & Garcke
    Lepadena marginata (Pursh) Nieuwl.
    Dichrophyllum variegatum (Sims) Klotzsch & Garcke
    Lepadena leucoloma (Raf.) Raf.
    Euphorbia torrida DC.
    Euphorbia variegata Sims
    Euphorbia bonplandii Sweet
    Euphorbia bejariensis DC.
    Euphorbia leucoloma Raf.
    Euphorbia marginata Kunth
    Tithymalus variegatus (Sims) Haw.
    Tithymalus marginatus var. tetramerus Cockerell
    Euphorbia marginata var. uloleuca Engelm. & A. Gray
    Tithymalus marginatus f. inornata Daniels
  Common Name(s): snow on the mountain [English]
    snow-on-the-mountain [English]
    smoke-on-the-prairie [English]
    variegated spurge [English]
    whitemargined 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 marginata Pursh – snow on the mountain, snow-on-the-mountain, smoke-on-the-prairie, variegated spurge, whitemargined spurge  

  Expert: Paul E. Berry, PhD  
  Notes: Director, University of Michigan Herbarium   
  Reference for: Euphorbia marginata    
  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 marginata   
  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 marginata   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Euphorbia marginata   
  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 marginata   
  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 marginata   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Canada, Introduced  






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