Taxon  Report   1927 
Chamaesyce maculata  (L.) Small  (not an active name; please see Euphorbia maculata)
Spotted spurge
Chamaesyce maculata
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Chamaesyce maculata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Chamaesyce maculata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Chamaesyce
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Chamaesyce nutans
JEFR accepted name: Euphorbia maculata
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Chamaesyce mathewsii
PLANTS: Chamaesyce supina
PLANTS: Chamaesyce tracyi
PLANTS: Euphorbia rayturneri
PLANTS: Euphorbia supina
NOTE: Chamaesyce maculata is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Chamaesyce maculata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHMA15)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 26, 2016).

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