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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.
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

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

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[UPB]
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, Bermuda, Burkina, Burundi, California, Canary Is., Cape Verde, 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, India, Iowa, Ivory Coast, Korea, Kriti, Lesser Sunda Is., Line Is., Maldives, Marianas, Missouri, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, Niue, Pakistan, Phoenix Is., Senegal, Seychelles, Sicilia, Sierra Leone, Society Is., South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tokelau-Manihiki, 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
Matthews [502], Peru K000253893
Bang, M. [2907], Bolivia K000253892 isotype
Spruce, R. [6532], Ecuador K000201865
Trail, J.W.H. [720], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210538
Hooker [s.n.] Euphorbia glomerifera K001210544
Blanchet [3716], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210547
Ule, E. [7813], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210546
Claussen, P. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210536
Gardner, G. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210528
Burchell, W.J. [9056-2], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210545
Burchell, W.J. [3789], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210548
Burchell, W.J. [748], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210549
Burchell, W.J. [8230], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210550
Burchell, W.J. [748], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210551
Burchell, W.J. [8428], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210552
Burchell, W.J. [1327], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210553
Milne [13], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210529
Gillivray, J.M. [285], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210530
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210531
Prance, G.T. [11159], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210532
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210527
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210533
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210534
s.coll. [307], Suriname Euphorbia glomerifera K001210535
s.coll. [1670], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210539
s.coll. [1676], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210543
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210542
Tweedie [1255], Brazil Euphorbia glomerifera K001210537

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

Accepted by

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  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
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  • Brundu, G. & Camarda, I. (2013). The Flora of Chad: a checklist and brief analysis PhytoKeys 23: 1-18.
  • Vladimirov, V., Dane, F., Stevanovic, V. & Kit Tan (2013). New floristic records in the Balkans: 22 Phytologia Balcanica 19: 267-303.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Yang, Y., Riina, R., Morawetz, J.J., Haevermans, T., Aubriot, X. & Berry, P.E. (2012). Molecular phylogenetics and classification of Euphorbia subgenus Chamaesyce (Euphorbiaceae) Taxon 61: 764-789.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
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  • Welsh, S.L. (1998). Flora Societensis: 1-420. E.P.S. Inc. Utah.
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Literature

Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

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Kew Backbone Distributions

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