Calflora
Taxon  Report   1925    
Chamaesyce glyptosperma  (Engelm.) Small  (no longer an active name)
Rib seed spurge,  Ribseed sandmat
Chamaesyce glyptosperma
© 2005 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chamaesyce glyptosperma, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Chamaesyce glyptosperma
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Euphorbia glyptosperma

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Euphorbia glyptosperma
NOTE: Chamaesyce glyptosperma is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Chamaesyce glyptosperma
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHGL13)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2018).

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