Mexico 2013 Flora de San Luis Potosi y Queretaro

Voucher:AN 443

Euphorbiaceae
Euphorbia furcillata Kunth

Location:Queretaro, Lagunita de San Diego.
Coordinates: 21°24'59" N, 99°07'45" W Alt: 2141m

Erect shrub 1 m tall. Nectaries yellow-green. Sap white.
Pinus forest with Pinus gregii, Arbutus xalapensis, Cupressus lusitanica, Rhus aromatica, Litsea glaucescens, Quercus obtusata, Q. affinis, Cornus, Aphananthe. Growing in rocky area with Arbutus, Litsea and Mimosoideae.

Identification Notes: Verified with Rzedwoski, G.C. & J. 2001 'Flora fanerogamica del Valle de Mexico'. Leaves Leaves alternate, glabrous. Cyathia umbelliform with ray bracts. Glands emarginate and with 2 long horns. Capsules glabrous.

Nova, J.A. de #443      13 June 2013

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inflorescence inflorescence cyathium cyathium cyathia cyathia

cyathium cyathium

cyathium cyathium

cyathium section cyathium section

cyathium section cyathium section stem stem abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
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flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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cyathium
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