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Chamaesyce prostrata  (Aiton) Small  (not an active name; please see Euphorbia prostrata)
Prostrate sandmat,  Prostrate spurge
Chamaesyce prostrata
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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Chamaesyce prostrata, 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 prostrata
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Genus: Chamaesyce
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
JEFR accepted name: Euphorbia prostrata
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PLANTS: Euphorbia chamaesyce
PLANTS: Euphorbia prostrata
NOTE: Chamaesyce prostrata is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 20, 2018).

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