Euphorbia acanthothamnos

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Euphorbia acanthothamnos
Euphorbia acanthothamnos


Taxonavigation: Malpighiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamilia: Euphorbioideae
Tribus: Euphorbieae
Subtribus: Euphorbiinae
Genus: Euphorbia
Subgenus: E. subg. Esula
Sectio: E. sect. Helioscopia
Species: Euphorbia acanthothamnos


Euphorbia acanthothamnos Heldr. & Sartori ex Boiss., Diagn. Pl. Orient., ser. 2, 4: 86. 1859.


  • Homotypic
    • Tithymalus acanthothamnos (Heldr. & Sartori ex Boiss.) Soják, Cas. Nár. Mus., Odd. Prír. 140: 170. 1972.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Europe
    • Regional: Southeastern Europe
      • Greece, Kriti.
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Western Asia
      • East Aegean Islands, Turkey.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Greek Spiny Spurge
français: Pied d'Euphorbe hérisson
polski: Wilczomlecz kłujący
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