1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Euphorbia L.
      1. Euphorbia purpurea (Raf.) Fernald

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Central U.S.A.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

    Euphorbia purpurea (Raf.) Fernald appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2012 Torrey [s.n.] K001080420 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2012 Darlington, W. [s.n.], Pennsylvania K001080419 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2012 Darlington, W. [s.n.] K001080421 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2012 Darlington, W. [s.n.] K001080422 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2012 Darligton, W. [s.n.], Pennsylvania K001080417 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2012 Darligton, W. [s.n.], Pennsylvania K001080418 isolectotype

    First published in Rhodora 34: 25 (1932)

    Accepted by

    • Geltman, D.V., Berry, P.E., Riina, R. & Peirson, J. (2011). Typification and synonymy of the species of Euphorbia subgenus Esula (Euphorbiaceae) native to the United States and Canada Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 5: 143-151.
    • Geltman, D. (2008 publ. 2009). Synopsis of Euphorbia L. section Chamaebuxus Lázaro (Euphorbiaceae) Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikh Rastenii 40: 109-158.
    • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Geltman, D.V., Berry, P.E., Riina, R. & Peirson, J. (2011). Typification and synonymy of the species of Euphorbia subgenus Esula (Euphorbiaceae) native to the United States and Canada Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 5: 143-151.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0