Taxon  Report   1943    
Chamaesyce serpens  (Kunth) Small  
(no longer an active name)
Creeping spurge,  Matted sandmat
Chamaesyce serpens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Chamaesyce
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Euphorbia serpens

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Euphorbia serpens
NOTE: Chamaesyce serpens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chamaesyce serpens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2020).