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Vernacular names of plants within the Tribe Euphorbieae

American ipecac
Chinese caps
asthma plant
fire on the mountain
madwoman's milk
snow on the prairie

Hierarchical position of the Tribe Euphorbieae

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Rosopsida Batsch
pub. Dispos. Gen. Pl. Jenens.: 28. 1788.
   Subclassis  Dilleniidae Takht. ex Reveal & Tahkt.
pub. 1993
   SuperOrdo  Euphorbianae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Novon 2: 236. 1992.
   Ordo  Euphorbiales Lindl.
pub. Nix. Pl.: 13. 17 Sep 1833.
   Familia  Euphorbiaceae Juss.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 384. 4 Aug 1789.
common name: Spurges
   Subfamilia  Euphorbioideae Burnett
pub. Outl. Bot.: 604, 1091, 1141. Jun 1835.
   Tribus  Euphorbieae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 45. 1829.

Named members of the Tribe Euphorbieae

   Subtribus  Euphorbiinae Griseb.
pub. Fl. Brit. W. I.: 51. Dec 1859.
   Genus  Euphorbia L.
pub. (1753)
common name: spurge

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

For an index to other topics see

   Plant tribes



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