University of South Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 143350
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5F1B0E73-9AF9-4166-B7BB-4CDBA17FD829
Taxon: Euphorbia antisyphilitica Zucc.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Collector: G. J. Breckon, M. E. Breckon,   1308   
Date: 1972-06-01
Verbatim Date: 1972-6-01
Locality: Mexico, Puebla, Tehuacán Desert: low gravelly hills and river valley on E side of Mex. Highway 125 (Tehuacán-Huahuapan de León road) accessible by dirt mining roadatkm 19 market, 3.7 km S of San Antonio Texcala, 134 km S of Tehuacán; arid low rocky hills W of river.
18.3667  -97.4333
Elevation: 1600 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1600 m
Habitat: Grazed desert to open crassicaulis matorral, dominated by Cephalocereus hoppenstedtii and spiny mimosoid legumes, with Yucca periculosa, Beaucarnea gracilis, Achtinocheita fillicina, Juliana adstringens, Jatropha neopauciflora, Malphiga galeottiana, Echniopteris lappula, Lantana velutina.
Reproductive Condition: Bud
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Record ID: 99e6c767-e57e-4778-bea2-6ab6d83fc334
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