Monographs Details: Euphorbia heterophylla L.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distributed widely between Central America and southern Brazil. BRITISH GUIANA. Issorora, Aruka River, lat 8°10'N, long 59°50'W,16-17 Jan 1920, Hitchcock 17565; sand creek, Rupununi River, Sep 1948, W. B. 75. SURINAME. Frequent, weeds in vicinity of Agricultural Experiment Station, Paramaribo, 4 Apr 1944, Maguire & Stahel 22715; Charlesburg, north of Paramaribo, 6 Mar 1951, Florschutz 1683

Discussion:

E. morisoniana Klotzseh in Seemann, Bot. Voy. Herald. 100. 1S53.

Poinsettia oerstediana Klotzsch & Garcke, Tricoccae. 103. 1860.

Type. Hab. in America calidiore (Klotzsch & Garcke).

Distribution:Guyana South America| Suriname South America| Central America|