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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 2700 m.; Andes, Islas Caribeñas, Llanura del Caribe, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
Preocupación Menor

[UPB]

The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

Distribution
Native from Colombia.
Ecology
Alt. 0 - 2700 m.

[FWTA]

Euphorbiaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

Morphology General Habit
An erect, branched annual herb, to 18 in. high
Note
An introduced weed.

[UPB]
Use Medicines Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016, Instituto Humboldt 2014).

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Chile North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Georgia, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Oklahoma, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Southwest Caribbean, Suriname, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Arkansas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bermuda, Burkina, Burundi, California, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Chad, Chagos Archipelago, China South-Central, China Southeast, Cook Is., Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Easter Is., Eritrea, Fiji, Ghana, Gilbert Is., Greece, Guinea, Hainan, Hawaii, India, Iowa, Italy, Ivory Coast, Korea, Kriti, Lesser Sunda Is., Line Is., Maldives, Marianas, Marshall Is., Missouri, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, Niue, Pakistan, Phoenix Is., Sardegna, Senegal, Seychelles, Sicilia, Sierra Leone, Society Is., South China Sea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tokelau-Manihiki, Wake I., West Himalaya

English
Chickenweed
Spanish
Pimpinela blanca.

Euphorbia hypericifolia L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2008 Pringle, C.G. [3191], San Luis Potosí K000476513
Nov 30, 1962 Dekindt [1046], Angola K000253164
Bang, M. [2907], Bolivia K000253892 isotype
Matthews [502], Peru K000253893
Spruce, R. [6532], Ecuador K000201865
Milne [13], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210529
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210536
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210542
Burchell, W.J. [8230], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210550
Hooker [s.n.] Euphorbia glomerifera K001210544
Burchell, W.J. [748], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210551
Ule, E. [7813], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210546
s.coll. [1676], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210543
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210533
Burchell, W.J. [8428], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210552
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210527
Blanchet [3716], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210547
Trail, J.W.H. [720], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210538
Burchell, W.J. [3789], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210548
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210531
Burchell, W.J. [748], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210549
Gardner, G. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210528
s.coll. [1670], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210539
Gillivray, J.M. [285], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210530
Burchell, W.J. [9056-2], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210545
s.coll. [307], Suriname Euphorbia glomerifera K001210535
Burchell, W.J. [1327], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210553
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210534
Tweedie [1255], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210537
Prance, G.T. [11159], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210532

First published in Sp. Pl.: 454 (1753)

Accepted by

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