Taxon  Report   1926    
Chamaesyce hooveri  (L. C. Wheeler) Koutnik  
(no longer an active name; please see Euphorbia hooveri)
Hoover's sandmat,  Hoover's spurge
Chamaesyce hooveri
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chamaesyce hooveri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Euphorbia hooveri

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Chamaesyce hooveri
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Genus: Chamaesyce
Communities: Valley Grassland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: vernal-pools

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Euphorbia hooveri

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Euphorbia hooveri
NOTE: Chamaesyce hooveri is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chamaesyce hooveri
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


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).