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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Indian Ocean.

Native to:

Aldabra, Madagascar, Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles

Euphorbia pyrifolia Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jeffrey, C. [691], Seychelles 23301.000
Jeffrey, C. [1179], Seychelles 23330.000
Jeffrey, C. [626], Seychelles 24473.000
Jeffrey, C. [628], Seychelles 24477.000

First published in Encycl. 2: 419 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Friedmann, F. (1994). Flore des Seychelles Dicotylédones: 1-663. ORSTOM éditions.
  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0