Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (1) Download

Family Name:Euphorbiaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Euphorbia hypericifolia L. - Determined By: L. C. Noel, 08-Sep-2017
Determination History: Chamaesyce hypericifolia (L.) Millsp.
Locality:USA. Florida. Duval Co.: Sawmill Slough Preserve. University of North Florida, Jacksonville. 30º 16’ 14” N 81º 30’ 44” W
Description:Common but scattered herbaceous perennial 50 cm tall; stem smooth, with milky sap, reddish green in color; leaves opposite, elliptic, with oblique bases, leaf margins denticulate, stipules present, 1-1.5 mm long; flowers small, cup-like cyathia, lacking petals and sepals, forming stalked, axillary clusters; capsules 3-lobed and glabrous. 
Habitat:Disturbed edge of mesic flatwoods forest; associates include Chamaesyce hyssopifolia, Chamaecrista fasciculata, Andropogon glomeratus, Heterotheca subaxillaris, Ipomoea hederacea, and Eupatorium leptophyllum.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Elevation:36 ft
Collector:J. McGregor 10
Date:Nov 2011
Accession No:261165

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