Cnidoscolus

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:EUPHORBIACEAE
Common Name:CNIDOSCOLUS
Specimen: Search the USF Herbarium Specimen Database for specimens within this genus

Classification

FamilyEUPHORBIACEAE
Genus Cnidoscolus

Citation

Citation CNIDOSCOLUS Pohl, Pl. Bras. Icon. Descr. 1: 56, t. 49-52. 1826 ("1827").
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Cnidoscolus hamosus Pohl Lectotypified by Small, in Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 462. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon Name
Cnidoscolus stimulosus TREAD-SOFTLY; FINGER-ROT

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Bivonea Bivonea Rafinesque, Specchio Sci. 1: 156. 1814, nom. rej. vs. Bivonaea de Candolle 1821. TYPE: Bivonea stimulosa (Michaux) Rafinesque (Jatropha stimulosa Michaux)
Jussieuia Jussieuia Houstoun, Reliq. Houstoun. 6. 1781, non Jussiaea Linnaeus 1753. TYPE: Jatropha herbacea Linnaeus
Mesandrinia Mesandrinia Rafinesque, Neogenyton 3. 1825. TYPE: = Bivonea Rafinesque 1814 (nom. rej.).
Victorinia Victorinia Leon, Mem. Soc. Cub. Hist. Nat. "Felipe Poey" 15: 242, 243. 1941. TYPE: Victorinia regina (Leon) Leon (Jatropha regina Leon)