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Euphorbia tirucalli L.
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Agaricaceae  Phoma euphorbiae @ BPI (1)
Pleosporaceae  Alternaria @ BPI (1)

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Kingdom Plantae  
 Phylum Tracheophyta  
 Class Magnoliopsida  
 Order Malpighiales  
 Family Euphorbiaceae  
 Genus Euphorbia  
  Euphorbia tirucalli    L. 
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Synonyms: Arthrothamnus bergii Arthrothamnus ecklonii Arthrothamnus tirucalli Euphorbia geayi Euphorbia laro Euphorbia media Euphorbia media bagshawei Euphorbia media bashawei Euphorbia rhipsaloides Euphorbia scoparia Euphorbia suareziana details
Citation: Flora of Taiwan 2nd ed. 3: 469, 1993; 台灣入侵及外來種圖鑑, 林業試驗所 2005
Name Code: 202983
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Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Indiantree spurge

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General Information
Symbol: EUTI
Group: Dicot
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Tree
Native Status : HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
VI   I
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Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Euphorbiales
Family Euphorbiaceae – Spurge family
Genus Euphorbia L. – spurge
Species Euphorbia tirucalli L. – Indiantree spurge

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Euphorbia tirucalli
Euphorbia tirucalli
Sticks On Fire
ID: 0000 0000 0306 0091 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Euphorbia tirucalli
Euphorbia tirucalli
Sticks On Fire
ID: 0000 0000 0306 0092 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Euphorbia tirucalli
Euphorbia tirucalli
Sticks On Fire
ID: 0000 0000 0306 0093 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Euphorbia tirucalli
Euphorbia tirucalli
ID: 0000 0000 0610 0756 [detail]
© 2010 Michael O'Brien

Euphorbia tirucalli
Euphorbia tirucalli
ID: 4444 4444 0811 0883 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

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