Taxon  Report   13188 
Euphorbia maculata  L.
Spotted spurge
Euphorbia maculata
© 2015 Barry Breckling
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Euphorbia maculata
© 2014 John Doyen
Euphorbia maculata
© 2015 John Doyen
Euphorbia 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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Euphorbia maculata
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Euphorbia
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Chamaesyce maculata
PLANTS accepted name: Chamaesyce nutans
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ICPN: Chamaesyce maculata
ICPN: Euphorbia supina
More information about  Euphorbia maculata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jul 19, 2018).

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