Chamaesyce prostrata (Ait.) Small

Common name

English: Prostate Euphorbia

German: Hingestreckte Wolfsmilch

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Malpighiales (93)

        Family: Euphorbiaceae (76) (family description)

          Genus: Chamaesyce (4)

           Epithet: prostrata (Ait.) Small (3)

Synonym: Euphorbia prostrata Ait.

prostrata => lying flat on the ground

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

External links

Check for Chamaesyce prostrata at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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